Bond said he’s definitely enjoyed his first few weeks as a head varsity softball coach, getting great effort and attitude from his players. He said there’s been no trace of the “players vs. coaches” attitude that can sometimes form.
“Your students or your athletes don’t care what you know until you show that you care about them, and that we’re all in it together, pulling for each other,” Bond said.
McAlester’s softball season continues with a district game at Tulsa Memorial on Saturday at 12 p.m. McAlester plays back-to-back district home games against Tulsa Edison and Durant on Monday and Tuesday, respectively.
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