I work with a lot of kids as a youth coach in baseball, basketball and soccer. My two rules are have fun and try hard, things I stress to the kids all the time.
I also try to stress practicing good sportsmanship, both with your own teammates and the kids on the other team. We tend to think that good sportsmanship is a given, but with kids, you can never take anything for granted.
So, it was awesome to see this happen in my son’s 8U baseball game last night. Check it out: