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LSG Texas High School Football Coaches Show

Season 4 - Episode 24

The AUTHORITY on Texas High School Football! ™

Chris Doelle sits down with Texas High School Athletic Directors Association (THSADA) Executive Director Rusty Dowling 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 Dowlings's career, including: Lincoln (SD), Morningside College, Northeast Missouri State University, Mission, Northside Jay, Texas City, McKinney, Katy,
  • His experience coaching statewide and how it applies to his role as the only Executive Director in the history of the THSADA
  • Why the "AD" role is important and misunderstood
  • From development of young athletes to the professional development of your staff
  • The mountain of paperwork
  • Being a liaison for the school in the community
  • The distance from the kids when you are at larger schools or districts
  • How to become an Athletic Director/Administrator
  • Changes to the AD career path
  • 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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