Texas Coach: Losing Doesn’t Make Us Losers

Source: USA Today

Lubbock High coach Jason Strunk wrote a blog last season in which he expressed his respect for a team that had been struggling in the win-loss column.

Our kids get disrespected daily. They hear all the time how bad they are. The common line is, “you guys suck.” Imagine hearing that every day in your own hallways. It is mind-numbing.

This has been going on at LHS for 40+ years. The problem didn’t start with my current team, they weren’t even born when LHS began their struggles. But they pay for it every day. My players pay for the past 40 years of struggles. It isn’t right. It isn’t fair.

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