Mrs. Botts and Family; I was saddened to learn of "Tony's" passing. He was my Little League coach in 1969-70, and one of my first role models.
Although I didn't know him outside of being my coach, I learned many valuable life lessons from the things he taught us. Patience, hard work, fairness, placing team goals before individual achievement and personal responsibility, were the lessons that came through his coaching and approach to sports and life.
I hadn't seen...
October 30, 2013 | Greensboro, NC