Mar 25, 2019
This week's guest is a true ambassador of the itsBIGGERthantheball brand! 2019 Mid Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Coach of the Year, Fred Batchelor of University of Maryland Eastern Shore Women's Basketball blesses the pod. With over 20 years of head coaching experience, Coach Batchelor has been one of the longest tenured African American Head Coaches in Women's Basketball. We discuss various topics on this episode such as:
-influences and mentors
- Why he chose to attend Valley Forge Christian College, where he was an All American
- Coaching in his home town of Buffalo, NY
- His transition from coaching men to women.
- Taking teams on international trips
- His role as MEAC Women's Basketball Coaches Captain
- Our responsibility as men coaching women's basketball and much more!
One of my very best friends, Fred has been a huge influence for me and others in the coaching community.
I'm sure that you will learn a great deal from this insightful conversation!
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