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Placer High (Calif.) coach Joey Montoya found himself in a situation to that of many high school football coaches. He wanted to make improvements to the weight room, but he didn’t have any room in the budget.

He applied for a grant for the money by making a video. It’s a good example for coaches who may be wondering how to document their program’s financial need. Just a quick spin through the weight room shows that the facility needs renovation — if for no other reason than safety. But new equipment will also help the athletes perform better.

Take a look and send any videos you’ve produced our way!

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