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Yanni Hufnagel Leads Harvard Crimson To Excellence

Young people need role models in life. This is because, with a role model, an individual gets a pointer towards the right direction in life. With a role model, it becomes easy to achieve one’s dreams. Such is the image Yanni Hufnagel presents to the youth. Yanni was born in 1982. The former college basketball coach last served at the Nevada team as an assistant coach. Under the guidance of Eric Musselman, Yanni soared as an instrumental assistant who instilled constructive values to players.

Leadership

Initially, Yanni Hufnagel was an assistant coach for the Golden Bears of California, Harvard Crimson as well as Vanderbilt Commodores. In college, Yanni was considered as a top recruiter. As a 30-year-old boy who hails from the Jewish society, Yanni invested in books at a young age. His journey as a coach began from a tender age where he read about coaching and training. He implemented the doctrines of the books by encouraging hard work and discipline in his teams.

Contribution

Yanni Hufnagel started working at a local television station as a commentator. He was known for his input in different teams. At that time, he had a co-broadcaster who envisioned his successful future as a coach someday. Being passionate about sports and team leading, Yanni was destined to own a team in future. A testament to his efforts, Yanni landed several executive positions in different basketball teams.

Manager

As a first year student at the Cornell University, Yanni Hufnagel was entrusted with the position of a manager. He later landed an internship position as a coach at New Jersey Nets. Yanni graduated college and landed a coaching job through his colleague. Under Jeff Capel, he thrived into one of the most admired assistant coaches.

Conclusion

At Harvard Crimson, Yanni Hufnagel was the recruiting coordinator. His duties included managing the team’s playing perimeter for development purposes. For every season, Yanni ensured that the Harvard Crimson won about twenty games.