A novel about Vivian, a young Irish girl sent by rail from a New York City tenement to Minnesota in the early 1900s. She was one of thousands of abandoned children sent to live with rural families for a better life. But not all ended up in loving homes.
Coaches talk about juggling kids, parents, and the special demands of training young people to play team sports.
Diane talks with Ron Tugwell, Carol Horton, Terry Changuris, all coaches or former coaches in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. Among them they have coached football, field hockey, baseball, basketball, gymnastics, tennis, softball, and more.
- Terry Changuris football coach
- Carol Horton Former girls' field hockey coach at West Potomac High School in Fairfax, VA; also former coach of soccer, softball, gymnastics, and basketball referee
- Ron Tugwell boys baseball coach and guidance counselor
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