It's nothing new, this has been the case since the beginning of time. One of the most important parts of coaching young people is being relatable to the young people that you are coaching. You need to connect with them on a personal level to get through to them on the court or the floor or the field.
Honestly, ask P.J. Fleck, ask Richard Pitino, ask Lindsay Whalen.
That's why this coach is going viral right now.
His pregame Fortnite lacrosse speech got all the players riled up before their big tournament lacrosse game the other day.
And, you guessed it, they won the Battle Royale!