The Coaches Corner
This is the home for information and links to various coaching resources to help you in your coaching adventures. Tips, drills, strategies, and guidance for how to find the appropriate coaching techniques for all of the various age groups and skill levels you will encounter.
The Coach Clipboard:
This section contains coaching manuals and sample practice plans for each sport. More of these are being created for each grade and sport and will be posted when available.
- K-4th Grade Baseball/Softball Coaching Manual
- 3rd-8th Grade Volleyball Coaching Manual
Other Resource Links/Videos:
The Offside Rule -- view this tutorial to learn about the offside rule in soccer
Scorekeeping/Scorebook -- view this video to learn about scorekeeping in volleyball
Baseball Tips -- view a wide variety of baseball tips and drills at this link
The Full Windup -- baseball information resource
How to Hit
How to Throw
How to Field
Infield Fly Rule
PARENTING YOUR STUDENT ATHLETE VIDEO
Check out this free video provided by the Connecticut Association of Athletic Directors. It is 14 minutes long and has a series of vignettes which makes it perfect for your pre-season parent meetings. It will identify some unpleasant parent personalities as well as highlight some strategies parents can employ to enhance their child's athletic experience. It is an outstanding video and is narrated by Suzy Kolber and Mike Golic from ESPN calling attention to 3 major themes.