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Don Clayton – LSG Texas High School Football Coaches Show

LSG Texas High School Football Coaches Show

The AUTHORITY on Texas High School Football! ™

Chris Doelle sits down with Coach Don Clayton in the newest episode of this groundbreaking series on Lone Star Gridiron. In the show, we celebrate the coaches that have made a difference in the lives of people around them.

Texas High School Football Coaches ShowListen in as we discuss:

  • How Coach Clayton got the coaching bug
  • Schools that played a role in his career: Nederland, University of Wyoming, Beaumont French, A&M Consolidated, Katy, Katy Cinco Ranch, Livingston,
  • The importance of being an educator
  • His education on loyalty
  • The coaches that influenced/impacted him along the way
  • The education of being a head football coach and athletic director
  • The ups and downs of starting a program from the ground up
  • How a community is more important than a town
  • The importance of building a program to last and doing right by the kids
  • A touching story of Coach Clayton's education on how to treat kids and understand they are all different
  • How football and sports contributes to giving kids something positive
  • You don't treat kids equally - but you do treat them fairly
  • The importance of managing people and the struggle of balancing coaching spots with teaching positions
  • Letting your coaches coach  - not micro-managing but being a resource for them
  • Issues with kids today and the direction of our country
  • and much more!

COACHES: we want to hear your story as well.  If you are a current or former Texas high school football head coach, contact us and we will set up a time for your interview!

All I Need to Know I Learned From Texas High School FootballThe LSG Texas High School Football Coaches Show series is brought to you by the upcoming book, "All I Need to Know I Learned From My Texas High School Football Coach: A handbook of wisdom for parents, young people and yes, even coaches" by Ken Purcell and Chris Doelle.

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