As Commissioner of the Idaho High School Lacrosse league the sport has grown here into an almost year round job, or hobby. It is one that I enjoy and love doing. Even thru the good times and bad times
This time of year I spend 25+ hours a week, dedicated to the high school game of Lacrosse. I have at times asked myself why. My kids are done playing. I never played as a youth myself. So how did I get so wrapped up in this game we all love…..Lacrosse?
I have always said it was because of the kids, and yes that is my true driving force. But this week, changed some of my thinking on that. Yes it’s for the kids, but I have a greater appreciation for others in our sport.
We had a coach quit at a high school here in the League that I am Commissioner of. He quit one day before “his” team was to play their second game of the season. I was distraught, angry and very low in sense of attitude and emotion as to how this could happen to these 25 kids. This program has never been a power house but, they always come out and competed thru the good times and bad times. Read More