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    Editor's note: Many people have stories about coaches who inspired them, taught them or made them laugh. This is one in a series of those stories, told by athletes and coaches readers might know, and by readers themselves. Readers are encouraged to send submissions to sports@journalstar.com.

      Editor's note: Many people have stories about coaches who inspired them, taught them or made them laugh. This is one in a series of those stories, told by athletes and coaches readers might know, and by readers themselves. Readers are encouraged to send submissions to sports@journalstar.com.

      Editor's note: Many people have stories about coaches who inspired them, taught them or made them laugh. This is one in a series of those stories, told by athletes and coaches readers might know, and by readers themselves. Readers are encouraged to send submissions to sports@journalstar.com.

      My father (Jay) coached in Schuyler and was fortunate to have one of the best basketball teams in Nebraska history, the "Jolly Green Giants of 1968."

      Editor's note: Many people have stories about coaches who inspired them, taught them or made them laugh. This is one in a series of those stories, told by athletes and coaches readers might know, and by readers themselves. Readers are encouraged to send submissions to sports@journalstar.com.

      Editor's note: Many people have stories about coaches who inspired them, taught them or made them laugh. This is one in a series of those stories, told by athletes and coaches readers might know, and by readers themselves. Readers are encouraged to send submissions to sports@journalstar.com.

      Editor's note: Many people have stories about coaches who inspired them, taught them or made them laugh. This is one in a series of those stories, told by athletes and coaches readers might know, and by readers themselves. Readers are encouraged to send submissions to sports@journalstar.com.

      Editor's note: Many people have stories about coaches who inspired them, taught them or made them laugh. This is one in a series of those stories, told by athletes and coaches readers might know, and by readers themselves. Readers are encouraged to send submissions to sports@journalstar.com.

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