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Why She Has 1000…

As you grow up and reflect on the years of your life, you can probably count on 1 hand the people who have made a major impact on you.  You are told to surround yourself by people who make you better; a search to seek out the people who pull out the very best in […]

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#30DaysOfGreatness – I’m in, are you??

Want to share something VERY COOL with you to get you (and me) active for the next 30 days. ANYONE can participate – kids and adults alike. It would be AWESOME to get your teams involved in this, as Taylor Hoagland (All American from Texas & USA National Team) is the one who has started […]

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Sometimes, You’re a Loser

Well, I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but everybody is not always a winner.  We live in a society where everyone is scared to tell a kid that they lost and in a society where everybody gets a trophy or a ribbon, proclaiming they won.  This just isn’t real life.  How does […]

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Dealing with Injuries Part 2 – Contributing to Your Team

Injuries are going to happen.  They are a part of sports; they are a part of being an athlete. Some injuries are definitely more severe than other injuries.  As athletes, we are pushing our bodies to the limit to get the most out of them.  Some may keep you out for a weekend, some may […]

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Understanding the Strike Zone – As A Pitcher

An umpire’s strike zone should NEVER be used as an excuse of not performing well. Can you control the umpire’s zone? No. What can you control? Keeping your emotions in check to be able to adjust to his/her zone. What are you going to choose to do about it DURING the game? An umpire should […]

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Mental Toughness vs Feeling Good to Play Good

What’s the difference between mental toughness and feeling good to play good? Are they one in the same or completely different? Mental toughness and feeling good to play good are different in my opinion. Mental toughness comes into play when a game is on the line and you can stay calm and focused when all […]

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What does it mean to be competitive? Part 3 – Competing Against Yourself

(This month’s topic will be broken down into 3 parts) This month, I have sent out Part 1 and Part of this topic “Competing Against Other Teams” and “Competing For Your Position.” To see Part 1 of this topic click here To see Part 2 of this topic One of the words I most frequently heard […]

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What does it mean to be competitive? Part 2 – Competing for your position

(This month’s topic will be broken down into 3 parts) Two weeks ago, I sent out Part 1 of this topic “Competing Against Other Teams.” To see Part 1 of this topic click here One of the words I most frequently heard at Texas A&M from head coach, Jo Evans, was “COMPETE.”   Competition fuels desire. […]

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What does it mean to be competitive? Part 1 – Competing Against Other Teams

(This month’s topic will be broken down into 3 parts, 1 in each of the next 3 weeks.)   One of the words I most frequently heard at Texas A&M from head coach, Jo Evans, was “COMPETE.”    Competition fuels desire.  Competition adds drive. Competing has become somewhat of a lost art for this generation of softball players, and […]

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