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Listen to Coachspeak episode 9 with Justin and Sean Davidson. Episode 9 is about Justin’s move to Salem, Oregon to coach at Willamina High School. Justin’s moving 3100 miles for a job and some adventure.[audio http://www.buzzsprout.com/58826/399441-coachspeak-episode-9-moving-on.mp3]
Coachspeak episode 9:
Listen to and review our latest Coachspeak episode, Episode 5, which is an interview with Tampa Catholic Head Football Coach Mike Gregory. Mike is a fast-riser in the business and has over ten years of coaching experience going into his fourth season as a head coach and having made it to the semi finals twice. Mike has coached numerous college athletes in his time.
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I’ve always been told that the key to building a successful football program, at any level, is to get the program to mirror your personality as the head football coach. At a school like Cornerstone Charter Academy, it’s been tough to change the culture and reconstruct what was built in the two years before my arrival as an assistant, and the months of service as an assistant without much say in the culture of the program.
This is a topic that came up on Coach Huey and got me thinking deeper and deeper as the day went on… I’m an assistant coach, this is my first gig, I just got hired, now what? What do I do to become the best assistant football coach that I can possibly be…
Much like our players are influenced by what we say and do as their mentors, coaches are influenced for better or worse by the coaches they come in contact with. I’ve been lucky that for most of my career, I’ve been around some amazing coaches to learn what to do, and have spent very little time around the kind of guys you learn the “don’ts” from.