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2016 Rising Coaches Conference Notes - Mark Downey

By RCE, 08/01/16, 7:45AM EDT


Mark DowneyIPFW Men’s BasketballAssistant Coach

  • Your family is a part of your journey
  • You need to be in this business to help young people. If you’re not in this business to help young people, get out.
    • This is a SELFLESS profession
    • This profession is too hard if you’re in it for the wrong reasons.
  • Take a chance
    • Get out of your comfort zone, especially at a young age
  • Keep things simple
  • Whatever your responsibilities are, run with them!
  • There’s something to be said for being a Head Coach, at any level, & controlling your own journey / job

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