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Coaches Corner: Finding the right college fit

National Signing Day (Photo by Andy Hilton/recruit757) The recruiting process can be daunting. Here’s a guide to choosing the best college for you. by Justin Kavanaugh, Sport and Speed Institute (a special contribution to recruit757) In today’s Coaches Corner, mentor and coach Justin Kavanaugh gives us a process for making a college decision. – AH…

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Coaches Corner: What’s the line between fun and funny?

Nansemond River Offensive Coordinator Lew Johnston (Photo: Sarah Murphy/recruit757) Today’s Coaches Corner comes from the wisdom of Nansemond River offensive coordinator Lew Johnston by Lew Johnston, a special contribution to recruit757 I asked the team at the end of practice the other day if they were having fun. It just seemed to me that the…

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Coaches Corner: Donuts and Donut Holes

Nansemond River Coach Lew Johnston (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757) Defenses get donuts for shutouts. Why give out donut holes? by Lew Johnston, a special contribution to recruit757 I’m not sure where I came up with this idea but it has been effective with our players in the past. I have mentioned before that my background is…

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My message to the athletes of the recruit757 Kickoff Classic

The recruit757 Kickoff Classic Banquet with Men’s Huddle (Photo courtesy of Men’s Huddle International) There’s a deeper meaning to the game of football by Andy Hilton, recruit757 We had an excellent event on Thurday night. We gathered fans, sponsors, coaches and players together for a celebration of football at the recruit757 Kickoff Classic Banquet. Men’s…

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Coaches Corner: Fear and Respect

Nansemond River Coach Lew Johnston (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757) Lew Johnston once again contributes to the Coaches Corner by Lew Johnston, a special contribution to recruit757 One of my favorite authors is David Baldacci. I’m reading one of his John Puller novels entitled The Escape. One of the characters said something that made me take pause.…

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LB miraculously improves after committing to Bama

Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757 Once again, we’re telling you that you need to pursue offers not stars by Andy Hilton, recruit757 We’ve said it before and we’ll demonstrate it to you again. Star ratings are simply overrated. They’re deceptive. They’re a tool to get college football fan bases arguing against each other. Saturdays Down South published…