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Chris Ross – LSG Texas High School Football Coaches Show

LSG Texas High School Football Coaches Show

Season 4 - Episode 9

The AUTHORITY on Texas High School Football! ™

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Chris Doelle sits down with Red Oak Head Coach Chris Ross. 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.

Friday Night LegendsListen in as we discuss:

  • Schools that played a role in Coach Ross' career, including: Red Oak, Quanah, West Texas A&M University, Texas Tech University, Idalou, Olney, Wichita Falls, Cedar Park, Leander, Leander Rouse, Leander Glenn, Prosper, Boise State University,
  • His connection with his father through football
  • North Texas football powers
  • Influential coaches and mentors in his career
  • Football is not really about a game
  • The importance of a servant's heart
  • Relational coaching vs the Xs and Os
  • Learning from winners
  • The challenges and blessings of being a "turnaround guy"
  • How to sell your vision to a young athlete
  • Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol Dweck
  • Texas high school football coaches as brothers
  • Texas differs because the coaches are "kid driven"
  • Coach Ross' advice to new coaches
  • What makes Texas different from other states when it comes to coaching
  • Success stories from his career
  • The future is bright for Red Oak and Coach Chris Ross
  • 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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