LSG Texas High School Football Coaches Show
Season 03 – Episode 14
The AUTHORITY on Texas High School Football!
Chris Doelle sits down with Midland Lee Head Coach Clint Hartman. In each episode of this groundbreaking series on Lone Star Gridiron, we celebrate the coaches that have made a difference in the lives of people around them.
- Schools that played a role in Coach Hartman’s career, including: San Antonio East Central, Sul Ross State University, Hardin Simmons University, Tornillo, Odessa, Tulsa McLain (OK), Seguin, Clear Springs, Midland Lee,
- Learning to become a coach
- Playing football in Europe
- The Little Southwest Conference
- The transition from assistant coach to head coach
- The importance of character development in a program
- Starting a new school program
- The importance of D.W. Rutledge in Hartman’s career
- Are you going to love and care these kids and treat them like they’re you’re very own?
- The Midland Lee/Odessa Permian rivalry
- The unwritten football traditions that make it so great
- How to be a “daddy coach”
- Making sure kids know you love and care about them
- Love is spelled TIME
- What makes Texas high school football better than other states
- How this game pulls disparate people together
- Coach’s remaining goals
- and much more!
- COACHES: we want to hear your story as well. If you are a current or former Texas high school football head coach, contact us and we will set up a time for your interview!
The LSG Texas High School Football Coaches Show series is brought to you by the book, All I Need to Know I Learned From My Texas High School Football Coach: A handbook of wisdom for parents, young people and yes, even coaches! by Ken Purcell and Chris Doelle.