Veteran Prep School Basketball Coach Kevin Kehoe Shares His Wisdom
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In this episode we interview the Winchendon School’s Head Boys Basketball Coach, Kevin Kehoe.  Kevin has won a NEPSAC prep school title and coach of the year award.  In our conversation we discuss the benefits of playing at a prep school, how to choose between colleges that are recruiting you, the single statement that if a guard does it will get them a scholarship, and much more.  Kevin is a personality who also discusses the NCAA transfers, the new NIL ruling and raising triplets.    

What You Will Learn:
[1:10] Why Kevin chose basketball?
[1:52] How Kevin ended up going to a JUCO.
[2:48] Going from a JUCO in CT to school in Kansas.
[3:20] How you teach your players that they are not an athlete, then student.
[4:16] Why should a player come to play for The Winchendon School.
[7:36] Kevin explains his second team. 
[11:17] Coaching changes Kevin made duringa Covid?
[13:04] Did Covid change the type of kid you recruit?
[14:40] Famous Alumni of The Winchendon School
[18:26] How was AAU when you coached?
[19:40] Why and when Kevin started a football recruiting program?
[23:15] What Kevin tells guards.
[24:28] Thoughts NCAA transfer rule.
[26:03] What change would you make to the transfer rule?
[31:04] Thoughts on college athletes getting sponsorships via the NIL?
[32:50] Placement for kids at colleges now with sponsorship opportunities.
[34:06] What would Kevin do as a father regarding sponsorship opportunities?
[35:50] How to advise kids on these potential sponsorship opportunies?
[38:54] Discussion of NIL rule.
[40:22] Will scholarships be good enough now days?
[43:13] Surprise player who showed up?
[47:01] What lesson to give kids not to do?
[50:23] Biggest win of career?
[50:50] Best player coached against?
[51:34] Hobbies
[52:00] Favorite Movie

Connect with Kevin:
Twitter | https://twitter.com/CoachKevinKehoe
Facebook | https://www.facebook.com/kevin.kehoe.370
Website | https://athletics.winchendon.org/sports/boys-prep-basketball
Instagram | https://www.instagram.com/coachkehoe/ 

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Website | https://www.prepathletics.com
Instagram | https://www.instagram.com/prep_athletics/
Twitter | https://twitter.com/PREP_Athletics
Facebook | https://www.facebook.com/PrepAthletics
Email | coryheitz@gmail.com
Phone | 859-317-1166 

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