Category: baseball

  • What Does Winning At All Cost Really Cost

    What Does Winning At All Cost Really Cost

    As coaches we all want to win.  We want to win every game, every match, every set, every quarter, every period, every goal, everyday.  We talk about winning with our teams and prepare them to do so.  We set goals as a team and with the individuals on the team to accomplish the main goal […]

  • Winners Never Quit, Quitters Never Win

    Winners Never Quit, Quitters Never Win

    When I was about eight or nine years old my dad wrote this quote in my baseball glove.  He was a winner and I never once saw him give up, give in or quit and that rubbed off on me and my brothers.  You know that quitting is easy to do.  Quitting is easy to […]

  • Personal Growth-Three Keys to Success In Life

    Personal Growth-Three Keys to Success In Life

    As a coach I have attended many coaching clinics through the years to gain knowledge, experience and grow my skill set to help my athletes get better.  One of my favorite all time coaches and speakers is Lu Holtz who had a fabulous career coaching, speaking and as a broad caster for football games.  He […]

  • Americana- July 4th Fireworks, Family and Friends

    Americana- July 4th Fireworks, Family and Friends

    My family has been celebrating the fourth of July for many years at a pool party with friends, family and lots of fireworks. My dad loved fireworks and would always drive down to South Carolina or have someone bring some back from the beach to shoot off at the party. He would sit on the […]

  • Sports: Five Stitches and a County Title- Winners Never Quit, Quitters Never Win

    Sports: Five Stitches and a County Title- Winners Never Quit, Quitters Never Win

    Five Stitches and a County Title- Winners Never Quit, Quitters Never Win When I was fourteen years old I had a ball game on a Saturday afternoon and it was a huge game.  I grew up playing football, basketball and baseball and after advancing into pony league ball I was a pitcher for the local […]

  • Americana: Sundays At Grandma Smiths

    Americana: Sundays At Grandma Smiths

    Wrote about memories on Sunday afternoon at my Grandma Smiths house.