We have known for some years now that sports parents have become an increasing issue for HS coaches as Moms and Dads often intervene or meddle with the coaches upon behalf of their youngster. Coaches would often remark to each other that the “best kids to coach were those who were orphans.
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Sometimes, a teacher means well, but the words they choose unfortunately just don’t come out the right way.
And because of that, I’m going to give Matt Amaral, a teacher at Mount Eden HS in Hayward, CA, a break on this. Let me explain why.
Back in May, Amaral wrote a letter to NBA MVP St.... More »
Lisa Cohn here from The Ultimate Sports Parent. Just yesterday, my 7-year-old told me he didn’t want to go to gymnastics. He said he didn’t like doing the warm-up exercises and wasn’t going to go any more.
But I know he loves his gymnastics class…
I had a few options here. One, tell him.... More »
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Wayne Mazzoni, long-time baseball coach at Sacred Heart University and an expert on the process of how HS athletes are recruiting to college programs, was on the show this AM, and as usual, we just didn’t have enough time to get to all the calls.
But one recurring theme from the calls we did g.... More »
Here are three fun things for Futbol Fans to watch when the World Cup isn’t on. As the knockout phase moves forward, fewer games are played. You might still be looking for your futbol fix. Here it is – 3 videos to help fill the time.
Three Fun Things for Futbol Fans
1.) Old man Sean Garnier shows his stuff in a Mexico street soccer game…
My daughter is into dancing, singing, and acting. Those aren’t my favorite things to do. However, spending time with my daughter far outweighs my lack of interest. So, I do her favorite thing.
Spending time with your kids on their level, with their interests, is important. It will help you on your journey to becoming a better dad…
“We have absolutely no fear at all. We feel like we are in a position now to challenge it. We believe we have built a foundation in our team that we are able to beat them.”
- USMNT Coach Jurgen Klinsmann on next World Cup round against Belgium
The United States men’s national soccer team has made quite the impression on the international football world with their performance in the World Cup thus far…
First of three parts.
In sports, the offseason is typically time to improve one’s skills.
Whether it’s Shaquille O’Neal and his constant attempts to fix his free throw shooting or a college football receiver who travels to a speed camp to take a tenth of a second off his 40-time, the offseason offers a little extra time to hone one’s craft…