I recently had an opportunity to speak to the Y Achievers at the Walzem YMCA in San Antonio, TX. I spoke on how academics and athletics can complement each other & can help you be the best you can be. We discuss the realities of athletics compared to the value of academics. The kids were … Continue reading Presentation to Y Achievers at the Walzem YMCA
We are all aware of the ease of making a goal compared to the challenge of actually sticking with it. Our goals should focus more on our process or progress toward a goal as opposed to the goal itself. Notice that I say progress. Progress indicates positive, consistent actions toward an expectation or goal. We have a … Continue reading The Success Process
Not too long ago, I had a conversation with a student about his future plans. The young man shared how he desires to be a professional athlete yet, isn’t on any of our teams (junior varsity, varsity) for that particular sport. In his favor, he is an underclassman. Of course, I asked about other … Continue reading Well Rounded
Change is such a weird concept. It is probably one of the most difficult things to do, yet it can be easy once we make up our minds to do it. Most of us have probably heard someone say, “Boy, I used to __________, but got tired of getting caught up, in trouble, etc.; I … Continue reading Turn The Page!
The Holiday Season is a time for spiritual appreciation and fellowship with friends and family. Unfortunately, popular culture is transforming the Holiday Season into a yearly occurrence of heightened consumerism. The pressure to purchase and give seems to be increasing with each year that passes. This Holiday Season, I have been encouraged to reflect upon … Continue reading Happy Holidays??