Head Coach at St. Joseph’s College On Long Island.
Talking to Coach Connolly, it was evident his passion that he has for coaching the game of Basketball. In this pod, we discuss his come up playing sports, his time at Holy Trinity HS, his coaching stints far and wide, what he learned on being on the bench and LuHi, and becoming a collegiate coach himself. All that and more, my conversation with Kerry, now.
3:30 – How are you doing, the family, and when did you take the pandemic seriously?
11:25 – What do you think you learned about yourself during this Pandemic?
14:50 – Where did you grow up what you played in middle high school and college?
25:00 – When was the moment when it crystallizes for you with coaching?
27:30 – Any other mentors what you think you they done for your career, and how they help you help others after you?
34:00 – What do you think are the attributes what you think it took to get you where you at?
35:27– How has getting the job at St. Joseph during the Pandemic and how have you been staying in touch with your young lady?
39:10 – What is your perception of Referees?
42:35 – Where you think it will take for you to get to where you want to go and ultimately where do you want to go?46:05 – What’s the most stickiest situation you have ever been in as a basketball coach?
50:00 – What has been been your best moments as a basketball coach?
54:05 – When do you think this Pandemic end?
55:00 – What does basketball means to you and what has it given to you in your life?
59:45 – Final Words
“Opportunities don’t knock, they whisper; so shut up and listen.”
– Thomas Leonard