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hockey player development

How to Create a Hockey Player Development Plan

When youth hockey players enter your association, they — and their parents — are entrusting your program and its coaches to develop their skills so they can eventually progress to high school, college, or maybe even professional teams. To ensure … Read More

Ontario Minor Hockey Association

Ontario Minor Hockey Association and TeamGenius Announce Innovative Player Evaluation Technology Partnership

Providing associations across Ontario an easy way to manage evaluations, tiering, and player development. Richmond Hill, ON (September 14th, 2020) – The Ontario Minor Hockey Association and TeamGenius, the leading hockey player evaluation platform based out of Minneapolis, MN, have … Read More

soccer parents

Never Underestimate the Influence of Soccer Parents

When you think about recruiting efforts for your soccer club, you likely think about how to successfully attract new athletes. However, the key could be figuring out ways to appeal to players’ parents. After all, parents are the ones who … Read More

NERVA and TeamGenius partner

New England Region Volleyball Association and TeamGenius Partner to Improve Volleyball Tryouts

New strategic partnership delivers the top-rated volleyball tryout technology to theNew England Region Volleyball Association’s member clubs (August 25th, 2020) – New England Region Volleyball Association announced today it has partnered with TeamGenius, the leading player evaluation app for volleyball … Read More

Lacrosse Drills

The Most Effective At-Home Individual Lacrosse Drills [Guest Post: Victorem Gear]

Lacrosse, a timeless game, originally known as stickball, is a high-energy sport. It is not for the weak. So, there is no time to slack off. A lacrosse player needs to do consistent and intentional training to stay in shape … Read More

sports coach interview

The 10 Best Youth Sports Coach Interview Questions

One of the keys to the success of your youth sports organization is putting the right head coach in place. The right coach will help your club attract and retain players and allow athletes to take their skills to the … Read More

hockey tryouts

The A.R.T of a Great Hockey Tryout – Webinar Recap

As hockey season nears, your youth hockey association is likely trying to figure out what tryouts and team formation might look like this year during the COVID-19 outbreak. We gathered experts to address concerns your organization may have and share … Read More

Junior Volleyball Association

Junior Volleyball Association and TeamGenius Partner to Enhance Tryouts and Player Development

New strategic partnership delivers the latest player evaluation technology to theJunior Volleyball Association’s member clubs Milwaukee, WI (August 3rd, 2020) – Junior Volleyball Association, the leading junior volleyball organization providing programs, resources, and education announced today it has partnered with … Read More

youth sports sponsorship

The Best Way to Write A Sports Sponsorship Proposal Letter

Gaining a sponsorship can be key to the success of your sports club – both financially and competitively. Often, organizations’ budgets fall short of covering any extra items, like upgraded equipment and travel to long-distance tournaments. While these might not … Read More

Football Drills

The 8 Best Drills to Run at a Football Camp or Combine

Nothing signals the arrival of fall like the start of the youth football season. This season might be even more anticipated than past years after athletes and club personnel spent several weeks in quarantine in the spring to help prevent … Read More