One Question, Three Answers We asked, three coaches shared.

Question: What do you think is the most important characteristic in a good coach?

"Authenticity, stay true to yourself and follow your instincts! Be direct and always keep your sense of humor!"

Tarah Christenson, Nazareth College

"Compassion for the athletes and for the sport."

Missy Revesz, Slippery Rock University

"Having the ability to monitor and adjust when necessary."

Kelly Blackhurst, Misericordia University

Thank you for your answers, coaches!

Like hearing from coaches? Check out their answers to "If you weren't a coach, what would you be?" and "What is the most-pressing issue facing our sport?" and tune in next month for answers to the question, "Other than your home turf, where is your favorite place to play?"

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