Coach’s Corner: Weekly Articles of Interest

Positive Coaching Alliance

Each week, Progress Avenue lists articles of interest about youth sports. This week’s lead is a story of Connecticut’s Wolcott Tech-Torrington girls basketball team, which recently snapped a 19-year losing streak.

Putting ‘W’ In Wolcott Tech (Lori Riley, Hartford Courant, 1/11).

Times Changing? Era of Hockey Fights Could Be Over If Leagues Influenced By Public Opinion (Thane Burnett, Calgary Sun, 1/15).

Scholastic Sports May Be Best Bargain in ‘Bad’ Economic Times (Larry Hicks, York Dispatch, 1/15).

School Sports Tackle Funding Cuts (James Johnson, Rochester Democrat & Chronicle, 1/14).

Too Much Playing Harms Youngsters (San Jose Mercury News, 1/14).

Thanks to Doug Abrams for the articles. Abrams is a PCA Champion for Positive Coaching Alliance.