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Here are some samples of feedback from both experienced and inexperienced coaches:

Sampling of feedback from Inexperienced coachES:

> “I found practices were organized, and actually went very quickly…. Kids found the drills fun and were able to keep their attention during them”     5th/6th  and 7th/8th Grade Coach from CT
> “The plan is great…I was able to use many of the drills and games…Great program”    1st/2nd Grade Coach from NJ
> “The material has been fantastic; really well organized…I wish I had the same for baseball”    3rd Grade Coach from MA
> “Clear, concise and easy to use. I was always prepared for practice…Great Tool”    6th Grade Coach from MA
> “Your weekly email gave an excellent way to structure fun and age appropriate drills”    3rd/4th Grade Coach from NJ
> “I thought everything was a huge help… It made my preparation time way more productive”    2nd/3rd Grade Coach from MA
> “The program is great and makes things much easier for coaches”    5th/6thGrade Coach fromNJ
> “…even someone who has never coached before and only played a little can come in and coach effectively” 5th/6th Grade Coach – from CT
> “Great program. Wish there was something similar for baseball”  4th/5thGrade Coach fromCT
> “I think it is a great resource for coaches with and without experience. It is tough to keep the kids interested in practice throughout the whole season and having this resource is a huge help!”  5th/6th Grade Coach from MA
> “It was especially good for someone starting out, understanding how to break down and teach skills”    4th Grade Coach from MA
> “…incredibly helpful as I could pick and choose developmentally appropriate material and concepts….It most definitely made my preparation time more productive”   7th/8th Grade Coach from MA
> “Nice combination of video, worksheets, and tips…Definitely made it easier to prep”    5th/6th Grade Coach from NH

 

SAMPLING OF FEEDBACK FROM EXPERIENCED COACHES:

> “This makes it much easier to get all of the coaches on the same page.”     2nd and 4th Grade Coach from MA
> “It gave me new ideas and more structure to the practice. The best thing is it forces you to sit down and watch a few drills. Helps prepare your thoughts and provides key buzz words for the kids to focus on.”  4th Grade Coach from MA
> “Kept focus on skills…and made my preparation time more productive”     7th-9th Grade Coach from CT
> “I have a lot of experience but was able to find and implement some useful drills and activities that I hadn’t tried before…alphaBASKETBALL added to my “repertoire””     7th/8th Grade Coach from MA
> “Good practice plan with competitive drills to maintain attention span”     3rd/4th Grade Coach from NJ
> “It was valuable to have an outside perspective on how practices should be managed”     3rd/4th and 7th/8th Grade Coach from NJ
> “Helped make drills more productive than mundane.”     3rd/4th Grade Coach from OH
> “Extremely helpful to refresh coaches on the proper techniques and be able to demonstrate and use appropriate verbiage with the kids.”    1st and 4th Grade Coach from MA
> “Good drills and practice plans – I am not new to the sport or coaching and I still found this very useful.”     7th/8th Grade Coach from NJ
> “One of the tougher aspects of coaching any sport in younger age groups is keeping the practice drills age/skill appropriate and be effective and fun at the same time. This program makes that prep time much easier.”     7th-9th Grade Coach from CT
> “I like the idea that all coaches have the same tools”     3rd/4th and 5th/6th Grade Coach from MA
> “It helps me especially at the 6th grade level as I have not coached at that grade before…It helps keep me focused which in turn keeps the players focused…instead of looking in a book or using the internet- it’s at my fingertips!”   1st, 4th, 6th Grade Coach from MA