Richard Whitaker – LSG Texas High School Football Coaches Show
LSG Texas High School Football Coaches Show
Season 03 – Episode 24
The AUTHORITY on Texas High School Football!
Chris Doelle sits down with Port Lavaca Calhoun Head Coach Richard Whitaker. 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.
Listen in as we discuss:
- Schools that played a role in Coach Whitaker’s career, including: Kerens, Houston Aldine, Kingsville King, Port Lavaca Calhoun,
- Influential coaches in his career
- Turning around a program
- Using the running game to shorten the game
- Why football and coaches are important
- Building husbands, father and community members
- What to look for in a new hire
- Convincing parents that you have plans for a successful program
- The importance of tough love
- How are kids today different?
- Coach Whitaker’s 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.