Coach Tom Black: From California to Rio to Georgia


Head Coach Tom Black of Georgia University

Today, Stephen was joined by Coach Tom Black of Georgia University to talk about the whirlwind of activity over the last year from coaching beach and indoor at LMA to coaching in the Rio Olympics to accepting the Georgia coaching position last month.  We talked about the power of change and the growth mindset and what it has meant to him over the last year as well as, how it may apply to young athletes.

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Coach Tom Black Bio:
Black comes to Athens with 12 years of NCAA collegiate head coaching experience with time at UC San Diego and Loyola Marymount, accumulating a career record of 242-115 after posting six seasons with 20-plus wins.

Working with some of the top athletes in the country, Black has been extremely active with the U.S. Women’s National Team over the last few years, working alongside U.S. head coach Karch Kiraly. Black most recently served on the staff at the 2016 Rio Olympic games as an assistant coach, as the United States garnered a bronze medal.