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Publications and Presentations

Selected Publications

Bolter, N.D., & Weiss, M.R. (2013). Coaching behaviors and adolescent athletes’ sportspersonship outcomes: Further validation of the Sportsmanship Coaching Behaviors Scale (SCBS). Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology, 2, 32-47.

Bolter, N.D., & Weiss, M.R. (2012). Coaching for character: Development of the Sportsmanship Coaching Behaviors Scale (SCBS). Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology, 1, 73-90.

Petranek, L. Jones, & Barton, G. (2011). The Overarm Throwing Pattern Among U-14 ASA Female Softball Players: A Comparative Study of Gender, Culture, and Experience. Research Quarterly for Sport and Exercise, 82, 220-228.

Jones, L., & Petlichkoff, L. (2008, May). Early sport specialization vs. quality physical education. NAKHEPE Chronicle, 19(2), 5-7.

Selected Presentations

Bolter, N. D., Petranek, L. J., & Dorsch, T. E. (2014, June). Coaching education needs in youth sport: A
case study. Paper presented as part of symposium Understanding and enhancing the involvement of
parents, families, and coaches in youth sport at the North American Society for the Psychology of
Sport and Physical Activity annual meeting, Minneapolis, MN

Bolter, N. D., Kipp, L. E., & Coon, A. (2014, June). Coaching behaviors, need satisfaction, and young
athletes’ sportspersonship behaviors: A test of basic needs theory. Poster presented at the North
American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity annual meeting,
Minneapolis, MN.

Lucas, S.M., Petranek, L.J., & Bolter, N. (2012). Early sport specializers. Presented given Western Society for Physical Education of College Women (WSPECW) Conference in Asilomar, CA.