Volleyball People Are Such Good People

Volleyball people are such good people - so nice, and always willing to help.
November 19, 2015 by MARIA BYARS

High School Volleyball

I love high school sports. I’ve coached high school teams and played on them. You coach what is there. You play with who is on your team. You work with...
September 18, 2015 by MARIA BYARS

Be Lucky

I’m so lucky. After all; this is a blog written by a girl who owns a company called Lucky Dog.
September 07, 2015 by MARIA BYARS

Einstein Had It Right

When people ask me, “What is a recruiting showcase?” I tell them, “It’s like an adoption fair. If the coaches like a player they take them home with them.”
December 18, 2014 by MARIA BYARS
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Cut the Cord

Kids who know their parents will figure things out for them will struggle to take responsibility for themselves. At some point, kids have to be allowed to fail and learn from their failures.
December 10, 2014 by KRIS BRITTON

Too Many Coaches

We as adults – parents, coaches, and personal trainers must remain laser-focused on the needs of each student-athlete. Like parents in a bitter divorce, we must think of the children first.
November 13, 2014 by KRIS BRITTON

The Joy of a Dog and a Volleyball Player

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I used to be a college coach. When recruiting one of the traits I looked for in players was that supreme joy of playing.

 

 

November 12, 2014 by MARIA BYARS

Play Volleyball, and Basketball, and Run Track, and ...

Doesn't more time spent on an activity make you the best you can be? They argue for the, "No, it does not necessarily make you better".

 

 

 

 

October 28, 2014 by MARIA BYARS

Twitter Chatter

Now, there is a New York company called, Canvs, that analyzes the "emotional" content of tweets. Yes, it's here America. Someone out there knows how you feel about that line at Walmart.

 

 

 

October 19, 2014 by MARIA BYARS

Put Girls In

She looked at the Dick's flyer and asked, "Why aren't there any girls in here? It's all boys playing basketball in their flyer." 

 

 

October 15, 2014 by MARIA BYARS