A Big Night for CFC

A Big Night for CFC

A Big Night for CFC by Ryan Krzykowski A City Transformed — that was the theme of the evening as friends and supporters of Community for Coaches gathered at The Venue in Leawood for CFC’s 4th Annual Fall Benefit Dinner/Auction.  Guests were treated to...

Movie Clip Monday

Movie Clip Monday by Ryan Krzykowski “Look up, Brock.  You’re in the end zone.”  I’ll be using that line with students often over the next few months, as last week we watched the “Death Crawl” scene from the 2006 film Facing the...

Please Make it Stop

Please Make it Stop by Ryan Krzykowski I wrote on this topic not long ago, but last weekend it happened again.  We were watching 10-12 year old boys play football, and the officials threw flags on successive plays.  Were the penalties deserved?  Probably, but who...

Play Ball

Play Ball by Ryan Krzykowski   If you read this blog with any regularity, you know that we often reference Joe Ehrmann’s masterpiece, InSideOut Coaching.  It’s a primary text in the Coaching With Purpose series of lessons, and on the short list of best...

Three Weeks to Change the World

Three Weeks to Change the World by Ryan Krzykowski Over the past three seasons, 2015-17, I was blessed with the opportunity to coach football at Mission Trail Middle School.  This fall, for a variety of reasons, I decided to step away from that role. Probably the...