Coaching Girls' Soccer Successfully

Coaching Girls' Soccer Successfully

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by Debra LaPrath
     
 

ISBN-10: 0736072128

ISBN-13: 9780736072120

Pub. Date: 10/09/2008

Publisher: Human Kinetics Publishers

Build a winning girls' soccer program, on the field and off. In Coaching Girls' Soccer Successfully, one of the nation's top high school coaches, Debra LaPrath, shares her expertise on all aspects of coaching. From establishing a coaching philosophy to making decisions during a game, this is the approach that has made

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Build a winning girls' soccer program, on the field and off. In Coaching Girls' Soccer Successfully, one of the nation's top high school coaches, Debra LaPrath, shares her expertise on all aspects of coaching. From establishing a coaching philosophy to making decisions during a game, this is the approach that has made her program a perennial powerhouse.

Coaching Girls' Soccer Successfully covers every aspect of the coach's role:

-Developing and perfecting skills

-Evaluating players and defining their roles

-Organizing productive practices

-Scouting and preparing for games

-Adding variety to training

-Developing leadership qualities

-Motivating the team

-Communicating on and off the field
Featuring seasonal training plans, drills for developing fundamental to advanced skills, and advice for handling off-the-field challenges, Coaching Girls' Soccer Successfully is the most comprehensive resource available for novice and experienced coaches alike.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780736072120
Publisher:
Human Kinetics Publishers
Publication date:
10/09/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
208
Sales rank:
566,130
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.92(h) x 0.49(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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Table of Contents

Part I Coaching Foundation
Chapter 1. Developing a Coaching Philosophy
Chapter 2. Communicating Your Approach
Chapter 3. Motivating Players
Chapter 4. Building and Maintaining a Soccer Program

Part II Coaching Plans
Chapter 5. Planning for the Season
Chapter 6. Training the Athletes
Chapter 7. Preparing for Practices

Part III Coaching Skills
Chapter 8. Dribbling
Chapter 9. Passing, Receiving, and Turning
Chapter 10. Shooting
Chapter 11. Heading
Chapter 12. Goalkeeping

Part IV Coaching Tactics and Systems
Chapter 13. Principles of Team Play
Chapter 14. Formations and Systems

Part V Coaching Matches
Chapter 15. Preparing for a Match
Chapter 16. Handling Match-Day Situations

Part VI Coaching Evaluation
Chapter 17. Evaluating Players
Chapter 18. Evaluating Your Program

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