I was diagnosed with ALS in August of 2016. I was coaching a U16 girls’ team at the time. At first I noticed my right leg was weak after I had pulled a muscle in my back. Well my back healed but not the leg and the weakness started to spread up my right side.
At the beginning of November I was no longer able to travel. With the help of the internet I’ve been able to keep in close contact with the team. I can no longer attend practices or games but my manager and parents live stream games for me.
One big thing I’ve learned from this life lesson was that I took myself way too seriously as far as win and losses go to define success. And what a perfect season would be. Now I look back and realize …. Read my whole story
Brian Coulter USSF National “B” License CYSA coaching Instructor