C. We want him to set and seek worthwhile goals in all areas and toprepare intelligently to meet those goals.D. We must produce a young man who can overcome adversity when itconfronts him and to redirect that terrible feeling into positive,constructive energy.E. We must produce a young man who will consistently strive toimprove himself physically and mentally; one who is committed tomaximizing his potential.
Player Guidelines and Policies
1. As a general rule, all players are to conduct themselves with classand dignity, both on and off the field. Their behavior is a directreflection of our school and football program. Any action that willembarrass themselves, their team, school, or parents is an action thatshould not be taken.2. All players in this program will recognize and respect the authority of all coaches, or they will not be a part of the team.3. All players are expected to be present and on time to practice.4. Any player who is late to practice will be held after practice to makeup for the time they missed – PR (Pride Reminders).5. Any player who misses practice without notifying me in person, orby phone, WILL NOT PLAY in the next game. In the case of anemergency not foreseen, only the parent/guardian may excuse aplayer’s absence in advance.6. No player will ever be ridiculed by another player either in thedressing room or on the field. The freshmen and J.V. players will berespected by the varsity team, and vice versa. Any form of harassmentwill be dealt with swiftly and harshly.7. All players must have regard for the equipment. The floor will be freeof trash and equipment that does not belong there. The locker roomwill be clean before any players are released for the day. Anyequipment changes must be handled by a coach.8. Treat all teachers, administrators, and support staff members withrespect and common courtesy.9. Any violation of one or more of these rules is an indication that thisfootball program, and being a part of it, does not mean very much. Anyviolation will be dealt with accordingly, ranging from PR to expulsionfrom the team. Those who work hard and adhere to these policies willbe rewarded with success, satisfaction, and an experience to beappreciative of and be proud of. The fact that these guidelines are metis an indication that winning is important.
Try to stay away from soda, fast food, fatty foods, fried foods, andsweets. Pasta, breads, meat, fruits/vegetables, and milk are preferred.