Famous Yips!

September 22, 2015

Most of you are familiar with the term “Yip” as it applies to golfers and their inability to make short putts on the green.  It is also used when any athlete suddenly loses the natural ability they had in athletics. …

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Lawrenceburg Athletic Facilities

September 21, 2015

This week when Batesville plays Lawrenceburg in football, it will be a good chance for you to see their new “turf” football field.  It is a beautiful orange and black color pattern around a green field which replaces the old…

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NASCAR Throw Back

September 18, 2015

How many of you were watching NASCAR Throw Back from Darlington Speedway a week or so ago?  Did you see “Mean Joe Greene” of the Pittsburgh Steelers in his famous Coke commercial?  Believe it or not, that commercial gained famed…

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Conduct Debate

September 17, 2015

There are so many college athletes getting in trouble these days that sports writers and commentators have a debate going on as to who is to blame for all of these bad actions.  Is it the coach, the academic advisor,…

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Wonder Woman

September 16, 2015

In an article from Sports Illustrated, I learned about Sophia Rivera.  She is a student at Brentwood High School in Missouri.  At the World’s Youth Track and Field Meet in Cali, Columbia, this summer, she set a record in the…

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John Wooden and I

September 15, 2015

One time when I went to a coaching clinic I found an open seat in the front row.  I had only been coaching a few years at that time.  When I looked over to my left, I was amazed to…

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Good Interview

September 14, 2015

I was recently asked what makes a good interview?  I thought of 5 things that probably make an individual a good interviewer.  They are: 1.  Be yourself and don’t try to copy someone else’s style.  Not everyone is a Marty Brennamen. 2.…

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Batesville Cross Country

September 11, 2015

The Batesville boys and girls cross country teams are off to another great start.  So far they have won a 4-way meet against the Decatur County Schools.  The boys won this meet easily, and the girls defeated Greensburg in a…

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High School Athletes

September 10, 2015

In my job as the host of Coaches’ Corner, I get to interview high school athletes from the area.  What a difference it is interviewing these student athletes today than when I started over 30 years ago. Today the athletes are…

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Spencer Haywood

September 9, 2015

Spencer Haywood is the Curt Flood of basketball.  When Curt Flood brought about free agency in baseball, he changed the game forever.  Spencer Haywood did the same for pro basketball when he left college early.  Even though he had to…

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Upcoming Events

4:00 pm Chili Supper @ Greensburg Fire Department
Chili Supper @ Greensburg Fire Department
Sep 30 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Chili Supper at the Greensburg Fire Department this Friday night, 4-8:00 PM! All you can eat chili, peanut butter sandwiches, hot dogs and homemade desserts $6.00! Come out and support your GFD firefighters, bring the kids to see the fire…