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“It’s not the will to win that matters—everyone has that. It’s the will to prepare to win that matters.” ~Paul “Bear” Bryan

For young athletes, life is about so much more than sports. It is about balancing athletics with school, friends, and more. In this section, we provide information and news about the topics that happen outside of youth sports, including:

— Academics
— Commentary
— Entertainment
— Recruiting
— General/Miscellaneous

Being a youth athlete means making great friendships, improving your grades and studies, and becoming a well-rounded individual in ways that go beyond the field. For athletes and those that support them, this section is where we share information that benefits the other side of youth athletics.

Talking Your Way To Success

By |March 13th, 2017|Athlete Life, General, Parents|

I read a great article about how self-talk could affect your performance in a positive way. The article started with a story about legendary American runner Steve Prefontaine losing a 3 mile race in 1974. The last quarter mile, he rallied to take the lead and the victory. When asked how he pulled out the [...]