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LSG Texas High School Football Coaches Show

Season 03 - Episode 24

The AUTHORITY on Texas High School Football! ™

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Chris Doelle sits down with Port Lavaca Calhoun Head Coach Richard Whitaker. In each episode of this groundbreaking series on Lone Star Gridiron, we celebrate the coaches that have made a difference in the lives of people around them.

Listen in as we discuss:

  • Schools that played a role in Coach Whitaker's career, including: Kerens, Houston Aldine, Kingsville King, Port Lavaca Calhoun,
  • Influential coaches in his career
  • Turning around a program
  • Using the running game to shorten the game
  • Why football and coaches are important
  • Building husbands, father and community members
  • What to look for in a new hire
  • Convincing parents that you have plans for a successful program
  • The importance of tough love
  • How are kids today different?
  • Coach Whitaker's goals
  • 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  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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