Ten Things Parents Can Do To Help A Coach !

1. Deliver your child to practices on time!
2. Say only positive things on the sidelines
3. Communicate with the coach-but not on the field
4. Don't shout instructions to your child during the game
5. Call the coach if your child is going to miss a game or practice
6. Don't allow sleep-overs or late movies the night before a game
7. Focus on effort, not winning
8. Support the Coach, especially regarding lineup choices and discipline
9. Feed the kids before games and practices
10. Write the coach a thank you note, or have your child write one