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Jack Perconte

Fostering Improvement - Youth Coaching Tips

 
How to get the most out of players.
 
Teach like crazy when kids and teams struggle. Your best chance of getting your message across is when times are tough.
 
Give players options, but present things in ways that make their choice obvious and the way you want things.
 
Let players make in-game decisions. Players learn sooner from experience and post-play coaching than during the action instructions.
 
Help players know their individual speed, power, and overall athleticism. When they do not have an understanding of their abilities, they make wrong decisions because of their lack of self-knowledge. Not all players are capable of the same things.
 
Ask and encourage questions.
 
Be the best!