“Climbing The Ladder”

A basketball coach and baseball coach discuss how they use goals to improve team performance and athlete wellbeing.


Tyler Wosleger, Head Baseball Coach, Westminster School (Connecticut)
James Ballstaedt, Head Boys Basketball Coach, Wasatch High School (Utah)


Brian Vecchio, Stride
Justin Armour, Stride


  1. “Setting team and individual goals”
  2. “Checking in on goals throughout the year”
  3. “Posting goals in the locker room”
  4. “Helping athletes who undershoot goals”
  5. “Coaches setting goals for themselves”
  6. “Getting athletes to commit to each other and making practice fun”