Oregon State University’s Wonderful Walk-on Gymnasts

February 23rd, 2014
Hannah Casey. Photo courtesy of OSU athletics

Hannah Casey. Photo courtesy of OSU athletics

I love the team focus here. We have great camaraderie. I also heard great things about the coaches that are true. It has been a great experience.

Taylor Keeker. Photo courtesy of OSU athletics

Taylor Keeker. Photo courtesy of OSU athletics

Katelyn Ohlrich. Photo credit to OSU athletics

Katelyn Ohlrich. Photo credit to OSU athletics

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David Berg walked-on to the UCLA baseball team in 2011-2012. In 2013 he was their Closer appearing in 51 games, All-American, Louisville Slugger Pitcher of the Year, and College World Series Champions

September 17th, 2013
David Berg. Photo courtesy of Don Liebig. AS UCLA

David Berg. Photo courtesy of Don Liebig. AS UCLA

By the playoffs there was no doubt I was going in if the game was close. I had confidence because I worked so hard. That is when I started thinking that not only could I be good at this, I could be great. Read the rest of this entry »

Coach Dickey Howell has guided the Caesar Rodney High School Wrestling team to the Delaware High School Division I State Championship 8 times since 2001

September 11th, 2013

iStockwrestlersingleYou commit to them and they will commit to the team. It doesn’t work the other way. Read the rest of this entry »

Diego Jones has led the Dunbar High School Boys’ Basketball Team to 4 straight Maryland 1A State Championships starting in 2010

August 4th, 2013
Coach Diego Jones Dunbar High School

Coach Diego Jones Dunbar High School

One mission, one vision, one family. Read the rest of this entry »

Todd Thorson has led the Ipswich High School Girls’ and Boys’ Cross Country and Track and Field Teams to 14 South Dakota State Championships. He has guided the Aberdeen Aqua Addicts Water Ski Team to 2 National Championships

July 30th, 2013

Coach ThorsonWinning the race isn’t the ultimate goal. The ultimate goal is getting better every day, which requires a daily commitment to hard work. That is the backbone of my philosophy. If you try to get better every day then you will be a successful person. Read the rest of this entry »

Barry Chooljian has guided the Timberlane Regional High School Wrestling Team to the New Hampshire State Championship 21 times in the past 26 years

June 28th, 2013
Barry Chooljian

Barry Chooljian

Championships are won in the practice room. We use practices to teach our wrestlers that they can face and overcome a lot of adversity. Read the rest of this entry »

Terry Michler has led the Christian Brothers College High School Boys’ Soccer Team to 7 Missouri High School Class 3 State Championships since 1983. He has won 862 games in 42 years.

June 24th, 2013
Terry Michler

Terry Michler

I think the single biggest thing that makes a difference is how you handle adversity Read the rest of this entry »

Kelvin Hasch has guided Greely High School’s Volleyball program to 9 Maine Class A State Championships. He has accumulated a 169 – 12 all time record.

June 19th, 2013

BallEvery ball every day. We started our club with that motto. Play every ball as hard as you can play it. Make every ball better. Read the rest of this entry »

Stephen Toyra walked-on to the Purdue University Mens’ Basketball Team in 2012-2013. He played in 11 games.

May 30th, 2013
Toyra, Stephen

Stephen Toyra

If you work hard and encourage others they’ll respect you. Read the rest of this entry »

Derek Robey has led the Sioux Falls O’Gorman High School Boys’ Basketball team to five South Dakota AA State Championships in the past eight years.

May 22nd, 2013

Teamwork No. 1I spend more time on player development than I ever have in the past. Read the rest of this entry »