Parenting an Athlete


How Can I Get a Softball Scholarship?


How Can I Get a Softball Scholarship?

Getting a softball scholarship is becoming more and more competitive as the number of softball players increases. There are a number of factors that can help you get a softball scholarship to a school that is right for you. However, in order to get a scholarship you must be seen by coaches and scouts. The […]

Costs of Playing Fastpitch Softball: Plus 5 Tips to Save!


Costs of Playing Fastpitch Softball: Plus 5 Tips to Save!

Many girls softball parents are afraid of getting their child interested in youth sports because of player fees, and the overall cost to play. This is a very sore issue for most coaches and parents. If a player shows interest and the ability to play at a higher level both the coach and parent want […]

6 Benefits of Paying for Sports Lessons


6 Benefits of Paying for Sports Lessons

Private Lessons are an excellent way to improve specific parts of your game and get to a higher level.  Private lessons are customized to the individual athlete and are the ultimate way to achieve accelerated improvement.  They provide a one-one-one setting with an expert and can often be the key to accelerating your child’s athletic […]

Youth Sports: Lost Talent in Small Towns


Youth Sports: Lost Talent in Small Towns

Let me start things off by saying, I am from a small town called Anderson, it is near Redding, California. We are surrounded by a number of small towns all within a 30 minute drive. To name a few: Red Bluff, Cottonwood, Palo Cedro, Mount Shasta, and West Valley. I know many of the people […]

Coaching Advice: Improve Performance With Emotional Intelligence


Coaching Advice: Improve Performance With Emotional Intelligence

Coaches often tell their players, “Attitude is everything,” but are they taking their own advice? This blog is to provide coaches and parents with knowledge to coach in a way that will drive success and happiness in their players. We believe attitude is tied to the emotions, or Emotional Intelligence of an athlete, coach, and […]