Free Read [History Book] ✓ Wins, Losses, and Lessons - by Lou Holtz ✓


  • Title: Wins, Losses, and Lessons
  • Author: Lou Holtz
  • ISBN: 9780061199042
  • Page: 492
  • Format: ebook

  • When I die and people realize that I will not be resurrected in three days, they will forget me That is the way it should be For reasons known only to God, I was asked to write an autobiography Most people who knew me growing up didn t think I would ever read a book, let alone write one Lou HoltzFew people in the history of college sports have been influential orWhen I die and people realize that I will not be resurrected in three days, they will forget me That is the way it should be For reasons known only to God, I was asked to write an autobiography Most people who knew me growing up didn t think I would ever read a book, let alone write one Lou HoltzFew people in the history of college sports have been influential or had a bigger impact than Lou Holtz Winner of the three national Coach of the Year honors, the only coach ever to lead six different schools to season ending bowl games, and the ninth winningest coach in college football history, Holtz is still teaching and coaching, although he is no longer on the gridiron.In his most telling work to date, the man still known as Coach by all who cross his path reveals what motivated a rail thin 135 pound kid with marginal academic credentials and a pronounced speech impediment to play and coach college football, and to become one of the most sought after motivational speakers in history With unflinching honesty and his trademark dry wit, Holtz goes deep, giving us the intimate details of the people who shaped his life and the decisions he would make that shaped the lives of so many others.His is a storied career, and Holtz provides a frank and inside look at the challenges he overcame to turn around the programs at William and Mary, North Carolina State, Arkansas, and Minnesota From growing up in East Liverpool, Ohio, to his early days as a graduate assistant at the University of Iowa, to his national championship runs at Notre Dame and his final seasons on the sidelines in South Carolina, Lou Holtz gives his best, a poignant, funny, and instructive look into a life well lived.
    Lou Holtz
    Louis Leo Lou Holtz born January 6, 1937 is a retired American football coach, and active sportscaster, author, and motivational speaker He served as the head football coach at The College of William Mary 1969 1971 , North Carolina State University 1972 1975 , the University of Arkansas 1977 1983 , the University of Minnesota 1984 1985 , the University of Notre Dame 1986 1996 , and University of South Carolina 1999 2004 , compiling a career record of 249 132 7 Holtz s 1988 Notre Dame team went 12 0 with a victory in the Fiesta Bowl and was the consensus national champion Holtz is the only college football coach to lead six different programs to bowl games and the only coach to guide four different programs to the final top 20 rankings Holtz also coached the New York Jets of the NFL during the 1976 season.Over the years, the slender, bespectacled Holtz has become known for his quick wit and ability to inspire players In 2005, Holtz joined ESPN as a college football analyst On May 1, 2008, Holtz was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame Holtz is a master motivational speaker and a former analyst for CBS Sports Lou Holtz and his wife, Beth, are parents to four grown children.


    Commentaires:

    Richard Sandler
    Important life lessonsThere is much wisdom in this short book. Although becoming worn cliches, doing right, treating others with respect, disciplined striving for excellence and faith endure in this inspiring autobiography.

    Matt
    A great book by Lou. I really appreciated how he told his story.

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