Spreading Your Wings

By Maggie Clark, James Madison University ‘24 EDITOR’S NOTE: This entry was written as James Madison University was engaged in raising awareness regarding mental health issues. The team supports Morgan’s Message, an organization that works to “eliminate the stigma surrounding mental health within the student-athlete community and equalize the treatment of physical and mental health in athletics,’ the… Read More Spreading Your Wings

A Young Coaches’ Perspective: What They Don’t Tell You About Coaching

By Paxton Boyer, Head Coach, Alderson Broaddus University  @ABWLacrosse When you tell someone that you are a collegiate lacrosse coach, they almost always think that you just coach and that’s it – blow the whistle, and then go home. No one outside of the coaching community understands the stress, excitement, frustration, and everything else that… Read More A Young Coaches’ Perspective: What They Don’t Tell You About Coaching

What I Learned

By Kim Wayne, Head Coach, Davidson College  @DavidsonLax Three years ago, I wrote a blog titled “Why I Coach.”  It was written as a reminder to myself and to others because I often remember the bad days that come with coaching before I even think about the good. It’s human nature, right? We tell our… Read More What I Learned