To run a successful program, it helps to have strong core values. Head Coach Jesse Mahoney focuses on two in particular.
Making decisions—While Mahoney encourages his assistant coaches to share their opinions, he expects them to go forward with a unified message once a decision has been made. This ensures clear communication between coaches and players.
Managing relationships—Healthy relationships among players and coaches are paramount for success. If issues arise, Mahoney encourages his players to approach him directly rather than complaining to parents or friends. This limits negative talk from outside sources and allows him to address concerns more effectively.
Watch as Mahoney explains how core values play a part in his coaching philosophy.