My daughter and I have always had a really great relationship. We have our ups and downs just like everyone else, but I can call her my bestfriend. For those who really don't know me very well, Vanessa split time between her mom and I. I had no idea that signing Vanessa up for a… Continue reading Coaching My daughter (part 1 of many)
Somewhere in between here and there I lost focus on why I write this blog. Not because I want to be a people pleaser but because I want to give my OPINION on what I deal with in the softball world. My story about my daughter and I. The teams I coach and the things… Continue reading Weekend Warriors (parents)
This one is for my 14u team, I don't have a HUGE issue with the older team because we really don't play but 1 local tournament and they are looking for national tournaments. But the younger teams?!!! I mean really! Hey coaches and admins have you ever taken the time to really look at… Continue reading So Many Tournaments (Warning!! Rant Ahead)
Hey softball family, So i know wrote a blog a while back called "who you yelling at"? Well after going to a couple tournaments this fall and watching games and coaching my teams. I always look in the opposite dugout to see the moral of players and if coaches are frustrated. I do this for… Continue reading Better Coaching!
So I have a question for the coaches out there. For the coaches who are on the winning end of a game when a team is run ruled, how do you feel? do you feel bad? do you have the players run off of the bases early? for the coaches on the losing end, how do… Continue reading RUN RULE!
So since tryout time is almost done and some made decision they will love, some made decisions they were rushed into, some made decisions they were unsure of and some made decisions because they panicked. First off let me say this to some parents, BELIEVE IN YOUR KIDS!!!!! stop thinking they are not… Continue reading Lets be honest.