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Why a Strong Parent-Coach Relationship is Essential

Students do better academically when they know their parents support the teacher and school. The same is certainly true for sports. Here's how you can...

4 Things Every Sports Parent Should Do After a Game

Parenting an athlete. Sounds fun and simple, right? Just get them to practice on time, eat well, sleep enough, and cheer them on from the stands....

3 Things Youth Athletes Should Never Do in the Weight Room

I believe that introducing strength training to our youth athletes at an early age is one of the greatest things we can do for them as coaches,...

Watch Ohio State Player's Parents Freak Out When They Find Out He's Been Named Starting Running Back

Ohio State has an incredible history at the running back position. From Archie Griffin to Eddie George to Ezekiel Elliott, college football fan...

5 Ways Parents Can Improve the College Recruiting Process

The college search for athletes has grown complicated and increasingly competitive, especially during the past 10 years. There are countless components...

The Role of Parents in College Recruiting

The role of parents in the college recruiting process is something that can be overlooked. With so much excitement between the actual games and...

12 Phrases Youth Athletes Needs to Hear From Their Parents

Your words can heal and empower. As parents, your words have a powerful effect on your child's performance and enjoyment of playing youth sports. When...

Why Youth Athletes Need More Free Play

I was lucky enough to spend my summers growing up at Camp Coniston, it was a YMCA summer camp where my mother was a Nurse. Basketball, tennis, horseback...

20 Tips to Help Your Athlete Son or Daughter Get Off the Bench

There reaches a point in youth sports when equal playing time is no longer the norm; for some it may come early in elementary school, for others, not...

10 Things Sports Parents Should and Shouldn't Do

Sports parents, If you have an athlete, you know how tempting it is to morph into being one of those crazy parents on the sidelines. So before the...