Monthly Archives: July 2011

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Balance

2017-02-03T02:25:36+00:00July 30th, 2011|

From my junior year in high school until about five years ago it’s always been about basketball. As a player and a coach my OCD with the game was a gift and a curse. The gift obviously is the amount of time and effort that I put into learning the game. The curse I didn’t [...]

The Other Me

2017-02-03T02:25:36+00:00July 23rd, 2011|

When I first started playing basketball I knew how far behind I was than everybody else. It was my junior year in high school and most kids had already been playing since they were in elementary school. The only way I could catch up to my peers on the basketball court would be if I [...]

Mirror Mirror

2017-02-03T02:25:36+00:00July 16th, 2011|

Everyone has looked into a mirror before. Usually right when you wake up, or when you're about to leave the house. Sometimes it’s a cursory glance just to make sure you don’t have any part of your everything bagel stuck in your teeth. For the somewhat "high maintenance" people it might be more of a prolonged [...]

Salt Water

2017-02-03T02:25:36+00:00July 9th, 2011|

From March 5th to July 8th my whole life has been entrenched with basketball.  For the past five months my company (Crossroads Basketball) has had seventeen youth basketball teams and two developmental leagues running non-stop. I personally coached three teams and ran both developmental leagues. I ended up coaching ten practices from Monday through Thursday. [...]

THANK YOU

2017-02-03T02:25:36+00:00July 2nd, 2011|

This week we ran our first basketball camp of the summer. When we broke for lunch everyday we would go outside and eat. After lunch was over we'd come back in and get back to work. One of my coaches decided one day to do an experiment. As the kids came back in from lunch [...]