TITLE

Who's Watching?

AUTHOR(S)
Johnston, Kristyn
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Teen Ink;Sep2006, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses how his basketball coach had taught him the value hard work and perseverance. His coach opened their campus gym during the summer vacation to encourage his students to practice basketball without his supervision. The author notes that this has enabled him to develop his own initiatives.
ACCESSION #
24551100

 

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