Coaches are the people that aren’t only there to teach children the game, but they are there to encourage them, to discipline them, to teach them skills that will last a lifetime: endurance, priorities, and responsibility.
But what about those coaches who simply volunteer their time to be a part of children’s lives. These volunteer coaches go to their “day job”, then turn around to come to practice, to games, and to banquets.
It takes dedication to be a volunteer coach – to be someone that says “I’ll do it!” and step up to be a leader of the team. And because of that dedication, we are honored to feature Coaches of Excellence for a third year in Black Hills Parent magazine.
Readers, team members, parents, and co-workers have taken the time to nominate an outstanding coach in their child’s life throughout the Black Hills region. And now – we get to share the stories of three amazing volunteer coaches. Thank you for all you do for our kids and our community.
Black Hills Summit Basketball
Broncs Fast Pitch Softball
Black Hills Shock, Boys’ Lacrosse
For more information about the Coaches of Excellence Nomination program through Black Hills Parent magazine, please click here.