Appropriate Coach/Parent Discussions:
*Treatment of your child
*How to improve your child’s ability
Inappropriate Coach/Parent Discussions:
*In game strategies
*Always be supportive of the program and all of its players.
Promote academics before baseball.
*Understand that the coaches are professionals and will do what they think is right for the team over the individual player.
*Will let their student-athlete advocate for themselves first and if they are not happy with what was told to their child, then they can communicate with the coach directly.
*Understand that they need wait at least 24 hours after a game to speak to a coach about any issue with their child.