So much progress!

Thank you, thank you, thank you to the Pritchards and and Memmotts! I think we have some of the most supportive parents of players I may have ever coached. The meals and food have far exceeded everybody’s expectations. We certainly have had more than sufficient food and energy to get the girls through our long…

Tournament and scrimmages this week

The homework assignment given to all the players last week and due at the beginning of practice tomorrow, February 27, is Talking Points Week 8: High Road or Low Road where we are still discussing how we can be thinking about the right things especially while we are playing. I also gave each player a copy of…

Teamwork

The homework assignment given to all the players last week and due at the beginning of practice today, February 20, is Talking Points Week Seven: Window or Mirror? We are still working to learn to trust each other on the court. I expect that we will continue to improve at being better teammates for each other. We…

Colorado Tournament

The Colorado Crossroads tournament is fast approaching and is only about 3 weeks away! Here are some important things every parent and player must do this week so we are prepared. 1. Each player must have a $55 USA Volleyball membership. Please go to the following website to register and then print your membership card. http://imvolleyball.org/member-registration/ 2.…

Athletic Toughness

The players received our week 6 homework last week which is due by the beginning of practice February 13. It talks about Plan A-B-C. You can download and print it if you do not have the copy I handed out last week. I expect the players to make and write down mental goals as well…

We are spoiled!

We are so spoiled! I am so grateful for the support of all of the parents. Mele and Kela, the food at the tournament was amazing! It was nice to play on our home court and not have to travel. We are especially spoiled because of the great parents, players, and several coaches who are…

2nd Tournament

I passed out the homework assignment last week which is due by the beginning of practice, today, January 30. It talks about Honoring the Game. I am proud of how our players, coaches, and parents handled both our wins and losses at our last tournament. I am impressed with how we are coming together as…

Filling other’s emotional tanks

Thank you to the Ollivier and Strong families for providing food for the coaches and players over the weekend. The food and energy is exactly what we need to last through those long days and nights of volleyball tournaments. We really do appreciate it so we don’t have to worry about our energy level at the…

1st Tournament

I told the players at our last practice that they may need to get out of school early on Friday for our first tournament. That is no longer the case (sorry girls). We are playing at the Club V South facility at 142 N 1800 W Lindon, UT 84042 and we don’t have to be at the…

Colorado Crossroads

I’ve been watching prices of flights to Denver and today the prices dropped lower than what I paid already for mine, but the deal may not last long. Here is a link for more info: https://goo.gl/flights/6KKx We have booked rooms for the players and coaches at the following hotel: Woolley’s Classic Suites – Denver Airport 16450…