Episode 43 features the head coach of Mound-Westonka High School, Nick David. Coach discusses the importance of culture in building a program and outlines his key components for creating leaders, building toughness, and forming meaningful relationships. We also learn his vision for building a youth program and increasing retention with players throughout their high school careers.
0:00-0:50 Anchor Ad
2:50 Background of Nick David
5:56 Playing Career At Gustavus
8:56 Why Mound-Westonka?
11:06 Overcoming Cultural Hurdles
17:00 Balancing Administrative & Head Coach Roles
20:17 Building a Foundational Youth Program
22:15 Bridging Youth and Varsity Programs
25:04 Vision for 2019 Mound-Westonka Football
26:22 Creating Leadership
28:25 Walkup Song