Track & Field
National Spring Preview Series Admin
Thu, February 15, 2024 at 14:04 PM
As the new school year begins, high school sports enthusiasts eagerly anticipate the start of the fall sports season. Among the many teams gearing up for competition are the athletes of Golden Valley High School. To get a sneak peek into their upcoming season, we sat down with Coach Will Cross for an exclusive interview. Coach Cross is the head coach for the Golden Valley High School football team and has been leading the program for the past four years. In this 1,000-word article, we will dive deep into the team's preparations, goals, and challenges for the season ahead. Q: Can you tell us a little bit about your team's preparations for this season? A: Our team has been hard at work during the summer. We started with strength and conditioning training, followed by a week of two-a-day practices. The players have been putting in a lot of effort and are looking stronger and more focused than ever before. Q: What is the overall goal for this season? A: Our ultimate goal is to win the league championship and make it to the state playoffs. We were close last year, and we hope to make it happen this year. Our team has the talent and determination to achieve this goal, and we are all working towards it. Q: Can you talk about any specific players to watch out for this season? A: We have a lot of talented players this year, but a few stand out. Our quarterback, Jack, has been phenomenal during practices and has shown great leadership skills. He will be a key player in leading our offense. We also have a strong running back, Mark, who is fast and has impressive agility. On defense, keep an eye out for our linebacker, Ryan. He is a force to be reckoned with and will play a crucial role in stopping the opponent's offense. Q: What are some challenges your team may face this season? A: One of the challenges we may face is our tough schedule. We are facing some top-ranked teams in our league, and it will be a tough battle. But our team is mentally prepared, and we are ready to face any challenges that come our way. Q: What is your coaching philosophy, and how does it reflect on your team's performance? A: My coaching philosophy is to focus on individual development and teamwork. I believe in building a strong foundation of teamwork, dedication, and discipline within the team.