Ken Rector and Zac Jackson are joined by first-year coach Zach Ross of Johnstown-Monroe in the Licking County League. Zach discusses his team’s hot start, his path to the head coach’s office and where he thinks his program can go from here.
Ken Rector and Zac Jackson talk tradition, pressure, winning and long-range vision with first-year McKinley coach Andy Vlajkovich.
New Wadsworth coach Mike Moser discusses his new job, his return home, what he’s learned during his winding coaching career and why he thinks the Grizzlies can win over the long term.
Longtime Lake coach Tom McBride joins Ken Rector and Zac Jackson for a discussion on the Federal League, coaching his sons, how high school basketball has changed and how the Blue Streaks have remained competitive and successful.
Nordonia coach Matt Cash discusses his team, his second stint in the head seat and why he’s a kinder, gentler coach this time around.
Crestwood boys coach Josh Jakacki discusses his second stint with the Red Devils, coaching his sons and his vision for building a program with Ken Rector and Zac Jackson.
Medina Buckeye coach Tom Harrington joins Ken Rector and Zac Jackson for a discussion on his coaching journey, high expectations for his program and the importance of being involved with a youth program.
Medina boys coach Chris Hassinger joins Ken Rector and Zac Jackson for a discussion on the Bees’ program, prepping teams for the postseason, surviving a brutal schedule and keeping up with the times.
New Rootstown boys coach Cody Calhoun joins Ken Rector and Zac Jackson for a discussion about his first head-coaching job, why he always wanted to be a coach and what’s ahead for his program.
New Tallmadge boys coach Bill Johnson joins Ken Rector and Zac Jackson for a discussion on his coaching career, his second stint at Tallmadge and what’s ahead for the Blue Devils.