HUDU

The Baffled Parent's Guide to Coaching Girls' Lacrosse


€ 16,99
 
kartoniert
Besorgung - Lieferbarkeit unbestimmt
März 2003

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

Lacrosse is one of the nation's fastest-growing youth sports, and the girls' game is overtaking the boys'. Played with different rules and tactics, girls' lacrosse requires its own specialized guidebook. Friendly and encouraging, "Coaching Girls' Lacrosse "is the first book to provide the fundamentals every unprepared parent needs to teach and motivate a team of 6- to 12-year-olds.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

Introduction
How to Use This Book
Developing a Coaching Style
Who We Are
1. Then and Now
They Can Do It!
Questions and Answers
2. Creating an Atmosphere of Good Habits
Winning: An Afterthought
Promoting Good Habits
Questions and Answers
3. Before Hitting the Field: Girls' Lacrosse in a Nutshell
Overview
The Field
The Ball
Equipment
Players and Positions
Length of Game
Scoring
Getting Started
Fouls
Umpires
4. Setting Up the Season
Details, Details
Questions and Answers
5. Essential Skills: A Progressive Approach
Basic Skills and How to Teach Them
6. The Fundamentals of Offense
Designated Hot Spots
The Restraining Line
The Fast Break
The Ball Carrier
Off-Ball Players
Settled Offensive Sets
Clearing the Ball
Questions and Answers
7. The Fundamentals of Defense
Defensive Positioning in the Midfield
Settled Defense
Defending a Cut through the 8-Meter Arc
Player-to-Player Defense
Zone Defense
8. The Practice
Preparation Is the Key
The All-Important First Practice
General Practice Format
Practice Planners
Sample Practices
Specialty Practices
Questions and Answers
9. Game Day
Set a Good Example
Overview of the Game
Questions and Answers
10. FUN-damental Drills Are Fun!
Warm-Up Drills
Stick-Work Drills
Passing and Catching Drills
Ground Ball Drills
Dodging Drills
Shooting Drills
11. Offensive Drills
12. Defensive Drills
13. Goalkeeping Concepts and Drills
Who's Right for the Job?
Equipment
Fundamentals
Drills
Appendix
Umpire Signals
Glossary
Resources
Index
Acknowledgments
About the Authors

Portrait

Janine Tucker was an All-American lacrosse player for Division I powerhouse Loyola College, and became an assistant coach there after graduating in 1989. She has been the head coach at Johns Hopkins since 1994, where she has compiled a 101-32 won-loss record, including 33-16 since moving the girls' lacrosse program from Division III to Division I in 1999. Her team was ranked 16th nationally in 2000, and in 2001 was the ECAC Champion and was ranked 17th nationally. She is the director of the Johns Hopkins All-Star Girls Lacrosse Camp each summer and the co-director (along with the Loyola and North Carolina head coaches) of the Elite 300 camp, which brings together the nation's top high school players. Hometown: Towson, MD
EAN: 9780071412254
ISBN: 0071412255
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: RAGGED MOUNTAIN PRESS
Erscheinungsdatum: März 2003
Seitenanzahl: 192 Seiten
Format: kartoniert
Es gibt zu diesem Artikel noch keine Bewertungen.Kundenbewertung schreiben