For Underdogs Only by Kim G. Robinson

Sports Coaching

By Kim G. Robinson

FOR UNDERDOGS purely is narrative nonfiction approximately overcoming adversity. Inspiring tales of perseverance orbit round one guy, Myron Miller, a 69-year-old highschool soccer trainer who reaches at-risk little ones. via examples from his personal early life, Miller earns the distinction of his athletes. the non-public tales of Miller and his avid gamers mimic the grit and grind of the double wing offense that Miller coaches.

In 2008 six of Miller's gamers hit the NFL: Sam Baker, Beau Bell, Chris Chester, DeShaun Foster, Matt McCoy, and Frostee Rucker. 3 nonetheless play on Sundays. gamers and wrestlers stimulated via Miller, a few now of their forties, speak candidly approximately following Miller's philosophy, and the significance of passing it on.

Miller realized tenacity from his dad, his mentors, and his Uncle Joe who advised him concerning the braveness of his ancestors who fled genocide in Poland. Their tales taught Miller to face up for what's correct and to by no means surrender.

The writer, Kim G. Robinson, and trainer Miller met within the Tustin highschool cafeteria. Over 9 years, Miller unknowingly encouraged Kim with tales approximately his Jewish upbringing and existence generally, instead of with strategies approximately upcoming soccer video games. via Miller, Kim stumbled on the magic at the back of remodeling any underdog right into a most sensible puppy via old-school philosophy.

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For Underdogs purely Scholarship.

Themes contain: Fatherhood, Mentoring, training, Overcoming Adversity, teenager activities, Coming of Age, Scholarships, Jewish existence, Perseverance, schooling, At-risk formative years, choice, highschool activities, Overcoming Bullying

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