After a “Life Changing Event”, getting back to the boat is up to you.
Some of the best hugs I have ever witnessed have taken place on a wrestling mat.
In recognition of National Hug Day here are the 2011 NYS Celebration hugs.
To have more will than there are sands in your hour glass.
That is the formula.
Gratitude and comparison can’t occupy the same space in your mind. (READ MORE)
Every man, every woman, carries in heart and mind the image of the ideal place, the right place, the one true home.(READ MORE)
I attest, the way that you defeat America, is by making us all a little less American.(READ MORE)
When you have put in more effort than reward received, you have to double down on belief, confidence and enthusiasm.
For this is the final filtering system to creating greatness. (READ MORE)
Sometimes when things are at their absolute worst, you can actually feel the pendulum reach its zenith, stop for a second, and then start to change direction and swing the other way.
I am far more interested in how a young man responds to pressure or disappointment than I am in how far that he can hit a baseball.
I coach for character.
Head Baseball Coach
On May 18th, 2014 I was asked to speak to an 8th grade class from Brentwood school district. Here is the Q&A portion of my talk.