Since I was 8 years old, I’ve known what I’ve wanted to do with my life: coach. As a child, sports of all kinds dominated my free time, both as a participant and a fan. As I grew older, it became clear to me just how impactful sports had been on shaping my life and grooming me into the young man I am today. As a result of that epiphany, I came to determine that nothing could be more rewarding to my own self than to reciprocate to young people the same time and attention coaches gave me throughout my life. In my time thus far coaching young people, seeing the way competition and experience in sports impacts and shapes them has been by far one of the most fulfilling and joyful experiences in my life.