Lew Johnston - Coaches Corner

Coaches Corner: Don’t drink the Kool-Aid

Coach Lew Johnston (Photo: Sarah Murphy/recruit757) Lew Johnston issues a warning Taken from Lew Johnston’s blog “Coaching the little things”. by Lew Johnston, a special contribution to recruit757 Some of you recall the origin of this axiom. In 1976, Jim Jones of the Peoples Temple religious group convinced his followers that it would be best…

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VHSL officially cancels spring sports season

In an expected move, the VHSL officially cancelled spring sports by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Classes for all Virginia Public K-12 schools have been online only since mid-March. That cut into sports just as the winter season was ending and the spring season was set to begin. On Thursday, the VHSL officially canceled spring sports. There…

Lew Johnston - Coaches Corner - Adjust

Coaches Corner: Be nimble. ADJUST!

Coach Lew Johnston (Photo: Sarah Murphy/recruit757) Lew Johnston pens a conversation starter, recognizing the best football athletes he has coached Taken from Lew Johnston’s blog “Coaching the little things”. by Lew Johnston, a special contribution to recruit757 I recall standing in front of the team one day before preseason practice was to start. In August,…

NCAA - Endorsements

Endorsements by NCAA athletes. What could that look like?

The NCAA has moved forward on student-athlete compensation for endorsements and promotions by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The NCAA is headed toward allowing student-athletes to profit off of their name and likeness. In other words, endorsements. We’ve come a long way since EA Sports was essentially forced to shut down their extremely popular NCAA Football franchise…

Hermitage - Jasper Lewis

Hermitage LB Jasper Lewis commits to Shenandoah

Hermitage LB/WR Jasper Lewis (Photo: Joe Barnes/recruit804.com) Hermitage LB/WR Jasper Lewis is Shenandoah’s newest acquisition by Brandon Mitchell, recruit804 It’s been tough sledding for Hermitage over the past two seasons since Patrick Kane walked away as captain of the Panthers ship. Hermitage found success early last season with interim head coach Earl Kinney leading the…