Articles

April 3, 2016

What makes a great teammate?  Here are four important qualities for athletes to possess in being a high school athlete who is there when it counts for other members of the team.

April 3, 2016

Performance slumps create adversity, but successful athletes believe that adversity simply creates opportunity.  Athletes can avoid or overcome a performance slump by first understanding the root cause of slumps.

April 3, 2016

If an athlete has a strong sense of self-confidence and truly believes he or she can achieve success in their sport, that athlete is more likely have accomplish their goals.

April 3, 2016

For an athlete to truly develop mental toughness, it must be engrained in all components of the player’s makeup. Players with supreme mental toughness demonstrate the following “toughness behaviors.”

April 3, 2016

To contribute to the success of a sport program, parents must be willing and able to commit themselves in many different ways. The following questions serve as important reminders of the scope of parents’ responsibilities. Parents should be able to honestly answer "yes” to each one.

March 6, 2016

It can be one of the toughest lessons learned in sports: how to react to a bad call by an official. Here’s how to handle a bad call by an official and improve your character in the process.

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