Monday, May 23, 2011
New Bloomfield New Bloomfield first-year head coach Brandon Talbot wasn’t re-inventing the wheel. Talbot inherited a team with eight seniors, a new playing field and — more importantly — coming off a Class 2 quarterfinal appearance in 2010.
So what can a coach do when the experience, skill and atmosphere is there for a team?
“I didn’t go in there to create robots, I didn’t go in there trying to change anyone’s style,” Talbot said Friday. “I went in there to build on and mature the tools they were using, and it worked because there were a few minor adjustments that the guys needed.”