Sports and Character Series: Integrity

Sports and Character Series: Integrity

Integrity in athletics goes beyond playing by the rules of the game or respecting a referee’s ruling. True athletic integrity requires athletes to remain competitive without seeking methods of advancement that lack morals and ethics. While the concept seems simple,...
Sports and Character Series: Positive Attitude

Sports and Character Series: Positive Attitude

There are similar combinations of words which have easily slipped out of almost every parent’s mouth. In this case, something along the lines of “You need to adjust your attitude,” or “I don’t like your attitude.” But have you ever really stopped to consider what...
Sports and Character: Perseverance

Sports and Character: Perseverance

Perseverance is a skill every athlete must develop in order to succeed. This includes the perseverance to make it through a challenging game, to further develop their technique and to face the challenges of each season head-on. Perseverance is a transferable skillset...