Morriston U14 Tier 2

Morriston U14 Tier 2

13 September 2020

(Guelph, ON) In mid August co-head coaches Mike Bauce and Scott Siyver made the difficult decision to leave the program that they had worked hard on over the last two years, to try something new. The decision wasn't made or taken lightly and after considerable debate the two decided to take ownership over a new U14 UTM program in Morriston (just a short drive east of where they have been the previous few seasons). As Co-Head Coaches Scott Siyver and Mike Bauce believe in a holistic approach to coaching, focusing on the physical, mental and emotional well-being of their players. While the pandemic prevented them from having the season they envisioned, they took the time with their current team to focus on the mental side of the game. Players also worked on their goals, learned how to score, and learned how to make mental game plays. From the very beginning of the lockdown, they were one of the first teams to have two virtual practices every week with almost 100% attendance and brought in special guests to encourage and inspire the team. They also kept their team in shape via virtual workouts with F45 Training Doon.

FALL TRAINING TIMES

The team is meeting each Sunday until the end of October. Hoping for weather to co-operate these sessions will all be outdoors:

Sunday's 2:00 to 4:00pm    Earl Brimblecombe Park, Guelph ON

COACHING EXPERIENCE

Scott

  • Guelph (2018 - 2020)
  • Cambridge Cougars (2016 - 2018)

Mike

  • Guelph (2016 - 2020)

TEAM FIRST APPROACH

  •  Players and parents will also have a say in the design of the uniforms and summer tournament schedule.
  • Fall and Winter training will take place twice a week at a centralized location, with specialized training for catchers and pitchers.
  • Virtual team practices will also be held to focus on goal setting, growth mindset, and the mental side of the game.

 

CONTACT COACHES 

For parents looking to speak to Scott or Mike, please see details here: 

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