Granite Bay High School is known for its successful sports program and never fails to produce star players every year.
This year, senior GBHS varsity volleyball player Brooke Hershberger is the Gazette’s female athlete of the year.
You might have heard Hershberger’s name plenty of times around campus, and for good reason.
She brought her talent to the GBHS volleyball program for a year on the JV team as a freshman, and then for three years on the varsity team beginning with her sophomore year.
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Over-aggression is an important factor in sports that coaches have to be conscious of when it comes to coaching.
At Granite Bay High School, the coaches are a key factor in the successful sports program. Their coaching has led teams to win numerous titles, including section, league, and state championships.
Many of the students at GBHS only witness the communication between the players and coaches on game day ↼ however not everyone knows what occurs during practice and the kinds of relationships the coaches have with their players.
Aside from strategies and play writing, the coaches have to be very aware of the limits they have when it comes to giving criticism to players.
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