Knocked Down And Discouraged

We had a big home basketball game. Back in 2014, Woods Charter boys’ varsity basketball team was playing Kestrel Heights. Kestrel was one of our rivals. We prepared, game-planned and pumped ourselves up to compete, and hopefully win! As the game was entering its final minutes, it was evident we weren’t going to win. Because […]

The Dreaded “P” Word

As a middle or high school basketball coach, you’ll have 3 or 4 years to coach players. Coaches salivate when players show great promise! Everything they’ll do in practices is geared towards developing a player’s skill, IQ and live-play. But, here’s the deal. Basketball season will end. The off-season will kick in. This is where […]

Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star

There was excitement in the air! In 2008, I was just hired as the Woods Charter boys’ varsity basketball coach! In the local community, I began looking and recruiting young men, who would be interested in attending an awesome college-prep high school, and would like to be part of a great, upstart basketball program. I […]