What I Learned From The Legendary Morley Torgerson

When I was in grade school, one of my favorite people in the world was a guy named Morley Torgerson. He was a Navy veteran, local mailman, and my very first basketball coach. I played on his teams from 5th to 8th grade — and he spent pretty much the whole time yelling at me.

The biggest thing Torgerson held on to from his time in the Navy was the idea of strict discipline …