Personal Narrative: Youth Football

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“You’ll always be too small, you should quit.” Those words have stuck with me and will stick with me until I prove him wrong. It started in youth football my second year of playing and i was kind of nervous about playing and i wasn’t very gregarious. My coach didn’t help with that at all. My coach was one of the most intense and hardest working coaches in the league are first game was coming up and he was pushing us to are absolute limits out on the field which was not the best idea in my mind because we were undefeated so far this year and we had our toughest game coming up and we all knew we had a chance at the championship this year but he still pushed us until we were bending over gasping for air. The only thing that made that day better …show more content…
When we got there the other team the Purple Warriors looked way bigger than us and i already knew we stood no chance we were at such a detriment in size it was crazy, which i was not facetious. the only way we had a chance of beating them was with are speed.The first down we had the ball and i was the running back because i was the only one with a discretion of how to play the position. i ran the ball as hard and as fast as i could butare line got blown back and they tackled me for a loss i got up and heard screaming coming from my coach saying “ get off the ball line!” i could already tell this was gonna be a long game. Halfway through the game we were getting beat and it was bad the score was 35-14 at halftime our coach yelled at us and was just overall not happy with …show more content…
But it didn't look to good for us on there first drive they had a 30 yard pass down the field for a touchdown and that gave them a lot of momentum and confidence to keep going and at that moment everyone on my team had a discretion that we were gonna lose. After the game are coach was really angry at us and yelled at us and i can remember him looking right at me and specifically saying that “You’ll always be too small, you should quit. hWhich i didn't really have an understanding of why he was only really mad at me but i sorta had and idea because we hadn't lost this season and i was even mad at myself at the end of the game but i couldn't help but feel like he was making it sound like we lost because of me and that really stuck with

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