Posted by Parent on April 21, 2019 at 21:26:37:
In Reply to: Re: Buena and Thousand Oaks Coaches Being Named posted by Parent on April 19, 2019 at 16:30:04:
: : : Wrong. So is Stephen A Smith....ALL OF THE TIME. Best candidate, most experienced, that order. Just because they are woman does not in any way make them a better candidate for a girls coaching position than a man. End of story.
: : Except it isn't. You aren't dealing with what is actually happening. The truth is that administration s will pick men over equally qualified women, and sometimes over more qualified women.
: : That has to be stopped, and it has to be stopped with a conscious effort to hire females.
: : It's vitally important to the sport that young girls see basketball as something they can go on to coach after they're done playing. It can't continued to appear that coaching is a job for men.
: : It is getting better, but there's still a lot of work to be done. It's good to see some females coaching on the male side. I think you'll see this more and more in college as men's coaches see the advantages of mixed gender staffs that women's coaches have seen for some time.
: : Walt's Dog
: AMEN to Walt's Dog's response!
Hire the best coaches for the kids. That's the right thing to do. Tired of this politically correct BS.
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