Happy Holidays from CoachDeck!
It's hard to believe 2011 is nearly gone and the 2012 season is just around the corner. As you plan your coaches meetings, imagine the excitement you'll create by handing every volunteer a CoachDeck. Better-run practices and more kids coming back to play means that CoachDeck is an investment that pays dividends.
In this issue: Ryan Sienko offers another fantastic article delivering advice on how you and your catchers can bring out the best in umpires. Has your league thought of everything as you plan for 2012? Brian Gotta's updated article, originally published last year and among OnDeck
's most widely-read, might save you from controversy down the road. And, in the third part in our series on the impact of injury on athletes, Dr. Alan Goldberg discusses the psychological consequences of injuries.Take a look at these fantastic sponsors:
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