This sports parenting culture that asks the meat-eaters to make themselves smaller so no one else feels badly is ridiculous.
On Saturday, Kate and some of her teammates found out they were badass. They’re playing basketball for the YMCA. Shea is coaching them. He’s taught them to run the 3rd and 4th grade version of […]
On Sunday, Gabe’s football team—which hasn’t lost a game in five years—was down 18-14 at halftime of their playoff game. We’ve only been on this team for a season so the mystique of the Undefeated […]
That kid made a big shot Monday night. And the Villanova-North Carolina game will go down as one of the greatest. But not THE greatest. And I’m not talking about Laettner. Or Edney. I’m talking […]
Coaching taught me that you better never call a time-out unless you have a plan. What in the name of sweet baby Jesus are you doing out there????? is not a plan. Once I made […]
By now you must know the story of the high school football players who clocked the ref. For some insane reason, Good Morning America and Outside the Lines hosted these boys and their lawyer on […]
I knew it going in. And I knew what a big deal it was. Marriages have broken up over less. But Shea is such a good man. So I did what women do: I told myself […]