Coach Lew Johnston - Mental Game

Coaches Corner: Maximizing mental performance

Coach Lew Johnston tackles the mental aspects of the game (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757) To paraphrase the great Yogi Berra, is 90% of the game half-mental? Coach Lew Johnston has been a valuable contributor to recruit757’s Coaches Corner for years now. Here’s your chance to be heard. Do you have words of wisdom that you’d share…

National Signing Day - NSD - YouTube

Social Media mistakes can kill your recruitment

National Signing Day (Photo by Andy Hilton/recruit757) We’ve adapted the original post and removed references to the player and schools involved. Social media mistakes can cost you scholarship opportunities by Brandon Mitchell, recruit804 Recently, we referenced a video released by a Richmond area player on his YouTube channel highlighting what went on behind the scenes…

Powerade Invitational, Bishop Sullivan

Powerade 7-on-7 Invitational is just a week away

Bishop Sullivan at the 2016 Powerade Invitational (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757) This year’s Powerade Invitational is the biggest yet by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The second annual Powerade Invitational 7-on-7 kicks off on Thursday, July 13 in Charlotte for three days of action including 48 high school teams from 10 different states. The Powerade Invitational games will…

Said Aziz - Falls Church - National District

The National District could be the most contested this fall

National District – Falls Church Head Coach Said Aziz (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruitNoVA) The National District could be a battle of attrition or Northern Virginia’s hottest title race by Jim McGrath, recruitNoVA Looking at last year’s records, the renewed National District looks like a burial ground for sub-.500 teams. Only Falls Church (7-4) finished with a…