On The Bench with Coach D

Fridays in June, 3:00-4:00 PM Central Time

WEEKLY TOPICS & GUESTS

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Damion "Coach D" Brown

 

Four episode series, On The Bench with Coach D. hosted by Damion "Coach D" Brown. Coach D is co-founder of the You Hoop Organization, Mental Toughness Expert with the Triumph Performance Institute, and is a board member with the A.D.R.E.E.A.M Foundation; a local non-profit focused on helping today's youth keep their dreams alive.  Each weekly episode includes a different group of panelists and discussion topics in sports, business, and community. 

Episode One: Friday, June 5, 3:00PM

Corona Killed My Season, Now how am I going to get colleges to notice me?  

Episode Two: Friday, June 12, 3:00PM

Life In, Out, Through of Sports 

Episode Three: Friday, June 19, 3:00PM

Impacting KC Through Sports

Episode Four: Friday, June 26, 3:00PM

Celebrate Greatness: Open discussion with city leaders about youth basketball in our area, and their keys to victory.

Episode One: Friday, June 5, 3:00PM

Corona Killed My Season, Now how am I going to get colleges to notice me?  

 

In the absence of sports and extracurricular events, how can students get their college paid for. Joined by:

  • Karen Hughley (Team CURA)

  • Claudie Harris (College Coaching Network)

  • Cesar Duran (Beast Mode Gamers)   

  • Kyle Speed (Grand Canyon University)


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Juneteenth KC - On the Bench with Coach
Juneteenth KC - On the Bench with Coach
Juneteenth KC - On the Bench with Coach

Episode Two: Friday, June 12, 3:00PM

Life In, Out, Through of Sports 

 

​Sports teach valuable life lessons that are applied to business (the game of retirement); and the mental health of our nation will never be the same, are you in the know? Joined by:

  • Marvin Carolina (Better Business Bureau) 

  • Abraham Sisay (Alkamba Company) 

  • Jeff Miner LPC, M.Ed. (Triumph Performance Institute) 

  • Dan Smith (The Porter House KC)

  • Mary Ricketts (Turning Point/Weath-On-Purpose)


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Episode Three: Friday, June 19, 3:00PM

Impacting KC Through Sports

 

Introduction to Community Programs using Sports to Create Change. Joined by:

  • Kellen "Coach KJ" Jackson (You Hoop Organization)

  • Jamal James (A.D.R.E.E.A.M. Foundation) 

  • Kareem Rush (RUSH Foundation)

  • Woody Carter (Hy-Vee Arena)

  • Bubba Gaeddert (Varsity Esports Foundation)

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Episode Four: Friday, June 26, 3:00PM

Celebrate Greatness: Open Discussion with City Leaders about Youth Basketball in our area

Joined by:

  • Nodie Newton (University Academy)

  • Ed Fritz (Blue Valley Northwest)           

  • Rodney Perry (UMKC)

  • Damion Beathea (World VIsion)

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