Go to ...
Burbank Sport Nets

TC200: Mike Gambino, Boston College (part 1)

When you think of ACC baseball, you’re not necessarily thinking of a team in the Northeast, but Boston College certainly got some folks to do a geographical readjustment this season. Coming out of a very tough ACC Atlantic division, the Eagles finished just one game shy of Omaha, losing a three game Super Regional to Miami in Miami. Boston College has been to Omaha four times, but it’s been at least 50 years since their last trip. Mike Gambino aims to change that.

In this episode, Coach Gambino talks about the value of a Jesuit education, how specialization has gone a little too far, the value of spring road trips as preparation for the postseason, team culture (“brothers”), team vs. program (long term view), and finishes up by talking about Pete Frates, ALS, and the Ice Bucket Challenge.

Listen to part 2 with Coach Gambino here.

Follow Boston College Baseball on Twitter.
Get more information on Pete Frates, ALS, and the Ice Bucket Challenge here.

Follow Burbank Sport Nets on Twitter. And remember to use promo code TOP COACH to get 10% of your entire order at BurbankSportNets.com.

Follow Top Coach on Twitter at @TopCoachPodcast.

Jack Warren is available to speak to your team or coaches’ meeting or conduct his staff development and leadership seminar, Ten Second Impact. Find out more by clicking the SPEAKING tab at JackWWarren.com. While you’re there, find out about the coaching and consulting he does for sports-minded entrepreneurs and athletic coaches.

photo credit: Boston College Athletics

Intro Music: Matt’s Blues, Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Tags: , , , , ,

2 Responses “TC200: Mike Gambino, Boston College (part 1)”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *