Apr 10, 2023
#399 Inside the Mind of a Champion: Hall of Fame Coach Sherri Coale's Winning Strategies On and Off the Court
How did a small-town girl from Oklahoma, with zero college coaching experience, become the legendary head coach of one of the biggest women’s basketball programs in the country? It sounds like a movie plot, but this is the true story of Sherri Coale.
As a high school coach, Sherri Coale never dreamed she’d one day be leading one of the biggest women’s basketball programs in the country. But with grit and determination, she rose to the top.
Sherri grew up in a small town in Oklahoma, played college basketball at Oklahoma Christian, and then became a teacher and a high school basketball coach.
Then, Sherri was handed the keys to the University of Oklahoma women’s basketball program. She turned around a struggling program and went on to a Hall of Fame career as the winningest women’s basketball coach in OU history.
In this episode of the Success Through Failure podcast, Sherri shares her wisdom and insights on leadership, building a basketball team from scratch, and overcoming adversity.
This episode isn't just for basketball enthusiasts; it’s for anyone who wants to learn about life, leadership, and building something great.
Get ready to be inspired by the story of Sherri Coale, a true legend of women’s basketball. Tune in now!
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