Hondo Handy’s Podcast speaks with Jim Berkman, Salisbury University Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach.
Hondo Handy’s Podcast
Episode #64 of Hondo Handy’s Podcast shares the journey of Jim Berkman, Salisbury University Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach. A Three Time Division III National Coach of The Year. The all-time winningest coach in NCAA men’s lacrosse history. He enters his 34th season at the helm of Salisbury University. His 577 wins as head coach are the most in NCAA history. He was inducted into National Lacrosse Hall of Fame – Class of 2013. He has had 32 straight NCAA Tournament appearances (1989-present). 23 Conference Championships. Nearly 50 All-Americans. 55 National Players of the Year. 11 CAC/C2C Coach of the Year awards. 13 Major League Lacrosse Draft Picks. 28 NCAA Final Four appearances. Seven undefeated seasons.--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
We catch up with Jake and Mike during quarantine. Jake has some thoughts on the PLL vs MLL, and Mike poses some great scenarios. Kevin and LC sit down with the legendary Jim Berkman (45:30) to talk all things life and lacrosse.
In this episode Luke sits down with the winningest head coach in NCAA lacrosse history, Jim Berkman. Jim is currently Head Coach of Salisbury University. They discuss recruiting, Salisbury University and which restaurant Jim thinks has the best crab cakes. Enjoy the episode.
Salisbury Head Coach And Hall of Famer Jim Berkman
The Fred Opie Show
A native of Watertown, New York near Syracuse, Salisbury University Head Coach Jim Berkman is the all-time winningest coach in NCAA men's lacrosse history. In 29 seasons he has won 11national championships Salisbury University. Berkman was inducted into the National Lacrosse Hall of Fame in 2013. He had been selected as the Division III National Coach of Year multiple times. Host Fred Opie ask him about his college selection process, decision to go into coaching, myths people have championship teams, his recipe for taking tweeners and transforming them into All Americans, and guiding his own children through the student athlete experience. Follow the Fred Opie show and the content Fred shares on his website, Twitter and Facebook. Take the time to review the show on You Tube, iTunes, Stitcher, and Soundcloud. If you like what you hear and learn, tell others about it and share and post the link to the show.Subscribe to our Podcasts: http://www.fredopie.com/podcasts/ Buy Fred’s Book, Start With Your Gift Now: http://www.fredopie.com/startwithyourgift/Fred’s other Books: http://www.fredopie.com/books/Follow Fred on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/frederick.d.opieFollow Fred on Twitter: https://twitter.com/DrFredDOpieFred Opie: http://www.fredopie.com
Phi-Lacrosse-ophy Podcast Ep. 16 - Salisbury University Head Coach Jim Berkman
Jim Berkman Head Coach at Salisbury University 00:33 Welcome Welcome Jim Berkman and What He Does to Sharpen His Saw-Background on Jim's success-What coach Berkman reads -Starts early everyday-Watch videos -Attend D1 practices-Books to read-Assigning team readings -Podcasts 07:25 Using Basketball to Help Coach-Coach Berkman's background on offense-Using Basketball plays in offensive philosophy-Using Box -Study 2 man game -Use of deception 11:20 What is Coach Berkman's Philosophy on Player Development-Give players a plan-Do more than just going out and doing something -Edge philosophy -Outside of the Normal 3-5 Practice Time -Learn to love to lift -Other sports impact -Get used to competing 18:35 Pick Up Games-Playing there game of trashcan lacrosse-Games to 3 -Pick up games -Native Americans playing pick up and box -Learning the "special touch"-Society of youth sports machine 21:14 Shooting -Find Coach Berkman's shooting content on Youtube -Repetition and technique -Video recording shooters-High hands -Disconnect between players and coaches can be cured by film -Commitment to time -Shooting on goalies-Box shooting 32:01 Uneven Progression While Working on Dodging, Feeding, Motions Etc.-Progression drill -1v1 into undeven drill-Rules to the game to get players to work on certain thing -Realistic shots on a goalie37:05 Coach Berkman's Defensive Philosophy-"We're guarding you as soon as you get off the bus"-Not a lot of checking-Pressure -Team help defense-Defense skills -Sticks to the inside-A lot of 4v4 -"Hub Rules"41:38 Why it can be done better in 4v4 and 5v5 vs 6v6-More reps-Teaches 6v6 offball movements better-Exposes defense more -Training offensive middies44:13 Teaching Communication on Defense-Getting on players to talk to each other-Talking in drills all the time -Have to get used to it by practicing-Being accountable for Communicating 46:26 2 Man Game Philosophy -Picks and slips -Comes from basketball-Starts in shooting drills -Disguising picks -Less single invert 50:50 Culture of Creativity-Use it more in drills-Practice skills-Small sided drills -"Deception makes you appear fast"-Creativity vs being careless54:46 Parents and Player Should be Thinking About for College Recruiting -What are you doing in the summer?-Approach the summer about getting better-Have a plan -Too many tournaments -Arriving on campus as a man -Play less practice more -Responding to adversity 1:05:05 Advice on Making a Plan-What is best in terms of academics?-Narrow down schools based on academic criteria -Strategically get in front of schools you want to go to-Love of the game 1:09:37 Prospect Days at Salisbury-December 2nd -3rd Sunday in February after Gettysburg game -Next summer in June/July-Developmental
5/22 DIII: Salisbury Coach Jim Berkman; Championship Preview
Inside Lacrosse Podcasts
The championship game is set: Salisbury vs. Wesleyan. Sea Gull coach Jim Berkman comes on the podcast to talk about how his team has improved throughout the season en route to its 18th championship appearance. Matt Kinnear and Josh Davey look at the semifinal games and give their picks for Sunday's title.
Hall Fame Coach Jim Berkman, How To Create A Winning Culture
The Fred Opie Show
Host Fred Opie talks with Salisbury University Head Coach and National Hall Fame member Jim BerkmanA native of Watertown, New York near Syracuse, Salisbury University Head Coach Jim Berkman is the all-time winningest coach in NCAA men's lacrosse history. In 29 seasons he has won 11national championships Salisbury University. Berkman was inducted into the National Lacrosse Hall of Fame in 2013. He had been selected as the Division III National Coach of Year multiple times. Host Fred Opie ask him about his college selection process, decision to go into coaching, myths people have championship teams, his recipe for taking tweeners and transforming them into All Americans, and guiding his own children through the student athlete experience.Follow us on Twitter and Facebook and review the show on iTunes, Stitcher, and Soundcloud.Fred on Twitter https://twitter.com/Fred on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/FredOpie7/Fred Opie Show Website http://www.fredopie.comJim Berkman’s Bio: http://www.suseagulls.com/sports/mlax/coaches/berkman_jim?view=bio