Cris Reisert, Kirk Fridrich, and Ty Gower share what they have learned from their experiences to stay focused and maximize playoff success. Learn about delegating non-game-related responsibilities, maintaining a consistent schedule, and leaving it all on the field.
As coaches, we all know leading a team through the playoffs can be an exhilarating, yet demanding, experience. The pressure to perform, the increased responsibilities, and the distractions outside the game can easily derail our focus. However, by implementing effective strategies, we can ensure we stay on track and give our teams the best chance to succeed.
Remember, the playoffs are a rare opportunity, and it is essential to enjoy the journey and savor the moments of triumph. So as you lead your team through the playoffs, stay focused, stay prepared, and most importantly, enjoy the ride.
Coaches Featured in This Episode:
Cris Reisert, Head Coach, Tiffin University
Kirk Fridrich, Head Coach, Union High School (OK)
Ty Gower, Defensive Coordinator, Plano West High School (TX)
>Delegate Outside Responsibilities to Stay Focused on the Game
>Have Someone Manage Non-Game-Related Tasks
>Leave Nothing on the Field and Call Trick Plays
>Peak at the Right Time and Build Confidence
>Slow Down and Enjoy the Moment
>Embrace the Journey of a Successful Season