Category Archives: PUBLIC DISPLAY OF GOOD BEHAVIOR BY ATHLETES

CONGRATULATIONS KHSAA NCHSAA

Congratulations North Carolina and Kentucky (KHSAA) High Athletic Associations (NCHSAA). North Carolina and Kentucky are the safest states to play high school sports the Korey Stringer Institute study reveals. “The Korey Stringer Institute (KSI) is a not-for-profit organization housed at the University of Connecticut (Uconn) dedicated to the prevention of sudden death in sports, with […]

HAPPY MEMORIAL DAY TO VETERANS, ACTIVE MILITARY AND MEDICAL PERSONNEL

HAPPY MEMORIAL DAY TO All VETERANS, ACTIVE MILITARY AND MEDICAL PERSONNEL WHO HAVE SO VALIANTLY SERVED AND SACRIFICED DURING PEACETIME, CONFLICT AND WAR. This particular Memorial Day weekend, in addition, I want to especially recognize our U.S. Army and other military medical and surgical forces, who accomplished so many difficult interventions and medical miracles during […]

SPORTS RECREATION AND EXERCISE TERRORISTS

This is a sad, but necessary subject to address. Coaches, athletes and the entire athletic community encounter new immigrants to the United States from foreign lands. Well intentioned, new immigrants can be tremendous assets to the U.S., sports programs and communities. As with every socio-cultural system there are upsides and downsides. Recently, murderous terrorists have […]

SPORT BUILDS GOOD CHARACTER WHEN GOOD CHARACTERS COACH, PARTICIPATE-IN AND SURROUND THE SPORT

Georgia Football fired head coach Mark Richt (said to be mutually agreeable) finishing this season 9W – 3L. He record was 145W – 51L, 73% SEC winning record, averaging 9.6 wins per season and winning two SEC titles during the 15 seasons with the Bulldogs. If Georgia wins their bowl game this season, Richt will […]

TRAEGER’S PURPOSE OF SPORT

The New Prioritized Purpose Of Sport By Oregon Head Football Coach Randy Traeger: “To use all youth sports activities primarily as a context to teach virtue: “To teach our youth about virtuous concepts such as humility, faith, hope, love, courage, discipline, leadership, work ethic, empathy, thankfulness, and more. “To teach our youth that just like […]

ATHLETES, STOP PARTYING, BE DISCIPLINED

Parents: Unfortunately, there are College Sports Programs that are not healthy environments for Athlete Participation, where some of the Athletes are consuming large volumes of alcohol, frequently doing illegal and prescription drugs obtained illegally and joining in loose, promiscuous sex. These Athletes are anything but Student Athletes. Disgracefully, immorality is the order of their day. […]

SPORTS’ HOOLIGANS AND HOODLUMS

Johnny “Football” Manziel’s antics and reactions to them say a lot about 2 different types sport fans and athletes. 1. “Rule followers” follow Sports Rules and Social Rules and Laws. Good Sportsmanship requires playing by the Rules of the game. There is no room for “showboating”, “hot dogging”, trash talking, cheap shots and playing the […]

PUBLIC DISPLAY OF GOOD BEHAVIOR BY ATHLETES

The antitheses (oppositions / reversals) to Sports Violence are: • Public Display of Good Character by Athletes and the entire Athletic Community • Publicity of Good Character by Athletes and the entire Athletic Community • Behavioral Modification of Bad Behaviors The antitheses, not just from the Public Display of Religiousness alone by individuals like Tim […]