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LSG Texas High School Football Coaches Show

Season 4 - Episode 16

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Chris Doelle sits down with Gilmer Head Coach Matt Turner. 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.

Thank you to ETex Communications in Gilmer, Texas.

Friday Night LegendsListen in as we discuss:

  • Schools that played a role in Coach Turner's career, including: Southwestern Community College, Arkansas State University, Poplar Bluff, MarshallJacksonville, Gilmer,
  • The transition from being OC to head coach
  • Being able to learn from some legendary coaches
  • Following a coach like Jeff Traylor
  • Making a difference as a coach
  • Shifting focus from wins and losses to helping young men
  • The value of paying your dues as a coach
  • The double-edged sword of success
  • The difference that is Texas high school football
  • Advice Coach Turner would give to a new coach
  • 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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