Wednesday, May 29, 2013
With guest: Jerry Simmons.... Coach Jerry Simmons is a Hall-of-fame coach from LSU. During the 1980s and 1990s LSU had teams that were in the top 10 in the US 14 of 16 seasons. The driving force for this excellence was Jerry Simmons. American Tennis with Chuck Kriese asks Coach Simmons the in-depth secrets and method of building a championship program. Simmons was known as a tough-competitive coach that never settled for mediocrity and His teams excelled in the toughest conference in USA tennis for many years. The interview is entertaining as his style was not always conventional nor understood by many other coaches. This is a great interview for knowledge of a great coaches methods to help youngsters achieve greatness in the collegiate ranks.