Judy Green, Head Volleyball Coach at the University of Alabama, discusses the attributes she looks for in athletes.

In this coaching video, UAB Softball Coach Marla Townsend discusses how essential it is to make expectations clear to both parents and athletes.

What's the most important thing a coach ever taught you? That's what we asked John Croyle.


What one life lesson did you learn from you parents? That's what MyCoachOnline asked Judy Green, Head Volleyball Coach at the University of Alabama.

John Croyle discusses the parent's role in ensuring that a child is in the care of a coach with integrity, who really cares about the athletes in his or her cha


Appropriate competition, not just in sports, but in life, help us reach our goals.

Do you believe it's important to your child to win the game? Probably.


How do you deal with a coach who isn't a leader? John Croyle discusses the characteristics of a leader and the decisions parents face when a coach lacks leaders

The most important thing a parent can teach young athletes about winning and losing is that BOTH are equally positive if you use the opportunity to learn.

How do you handle a child who wants to quit after the season begins? Why does it matter if your child quits? John Croyle gives advice on why it's so important


What do you as a parent want your child to get out of playing sports? We know we want our kids to enjoy playing youth sports: the thrill of competition, the ph