Hard 90 Baseball Owner Eric Walczykowski recently published a book entitled the Hard 90 Mindset.
Here is the story behind the book.
Why did you write the book?
"I wrote the book to help student athletes and their parents learn what it takes to reach your full potential on the baseball diamond and make to most of the opportunity that the game gives you to learn about life."
What do you mean by life lessons?
Baseball, like life, is full of ups and downs. Players that are taught the game the right way learn the importance of practice - doing your very best day in and day out - to master your craft. The only thing that we have true control over is doing our best - giving our best attitude and effort everyday.
Baseball also teaches you about the importance of a team, the need to rely on others to accomplish goals and to overcome adversity.
Speaking of adversity, baseball is a game of failure. In order to achieve a high level, players quickly realize that you are not defined by what happens to you, but more importantly how you react to it.
Finally, baseball is full of learning. The best players that we have had at Hard 90 are truly students of the game. They have learned to take every situation and turn it into an opportunity to learn and to get b