AthMindset | Athletic Identity With Amanda Banks, Founder of Sports to Suits

AthMindset | Athletic Identity With Amanda Banks, Founder of Sports to Suits

“What are you outside of sports?” This conversation features Mental Health & Sports Performance Coach, Lisa Bonta Sumii sharing space with Amanda Banks, Founder of Sports to Suits. A company on a mission to help athletes get a career outside of sports. Topics explored in this conversation: transitioning to life after sports feeling isolated as … Read more

AthMindset | Man, Just Express Yourself with James Harris

Man, Just Express Yourself | Men to Heal Founder James Harris on the SportsE Pod

A podcast episode all about the movement for MENtal HEALth and wellness among men. This conversation features Mental Health & Sports Performance Coach, Lisa Bonta Sumii sharing space with James Harris, the founder of Men to Heal. James Harris attended St Paul’s College and has a BA in Psychology. After his freshman year, he joined … Read more

AthMindset | Marques Ogden | Former NFL Player, Servant Leader, Inspirational Speaker

AthMindset | Former NFL Player Marques Ogden | Servant Leader and Inspirational Speaker

“It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.” – Aristotle This is an episode all about redemption. This redemption story started with support. And this conversation features Mental Health & Sports Performance Coach, Lisa Bonta Sumii sharing space with Marques Ogden. Marques is a former NFL player and now … Read more

AthMindset | Student-Athlete Mental Health with Max Castin

AthMindset | Student-Athlete Mental Health with Max Castin

“I hope my story can help someone out. Even if it helps just one person, I’ll be happy with that.” – Max Castin “Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, and today is a gift… that’s why they call it present” ― Master Oogway from Kung Fu Panda (source) This is an episode all about student-athlete … Read more

AthMindset | Carlos Yustis | Sports Anchor for Telemundo 48 Bay Area

Carlos Yustis on the SportsE podcast | Telemundo 48 Bay Area

“You can be involved in professional sports besides being a player.” -Lisa Bonta Sumii responding to Carlos Yustis talking about his proud moments covering sports. In this episode, Lisa Bonta Sumii shares space with Carlos Yustis, Sports Anchor for Telemundo 48 in the Bay Area. Lisa and Carlos talk about becoming a sports anchor, the … Read more

AthMindset | More Than An Athlete Stories with Dania Cabello

AthMindset | More Than An Athlete Stories with Dania Cabello | Cal Bears | SportsE

“How will you take care of her mind and her well-being while she is a student-athlete at your institution?” –Dania Cabello’s father, talking to the soccer coaches at the University of California, Berkeley, upon her daughter being offered a scholarship to play soccer for them. In this episode, Lisa Bonta Sumii shares space with Dania … Read more

Web3 | All Things NFTs | + Security, Physical Art, Sports Tickets

Web3 | All Things NFTs | + Security, Physical Art, Sports Tickets

“Edge perspective on the inevitable future of NFTs” – @m3tafive on Twitter Anyone following the NFT space sees the impact it’s having on the sports world. So we talk about it all in this episode: Web 2.5 🕸 Decentralized 🏦 Multi-sig wallets 💳 Physical art to NFTs 🖼 Security concerns with NFTs 🔐 Smart contracts … Read more

AthMindset | Yale Women’s Soccer with Mia Grillo and Reina Bonta | + Student-Athletes & Mental Health

Yale Women's Soccer Mia Grillo and Reina Bonta

“Prioritize your own mental health.” -Reina Bonta In this episode, Lisa Bonta Sumii shares space with Yale Women’s Soccer Student-Athletes, Mia Grillo and Reina Bonta. Learn more about each of these amazing young women on their Yale Soccer Page: Mia Grillo | Reina Bonta Mia and Reina’s support for each other, their teammates, and their … Read more

SportsMatterz | North Carolina Tar Heel Stories with Matt Doherty

SportsMatterz | North Carolina Tar Heel Stories with Matt Doherty | SportsE Podcast

“The credit belongs to the ‘person’ who is actually in the arena”. -Theodore Roosevelt. In this episode, I chat with Matt Doherty, North Carolina Tar Heel, former College Basketball Coach, and college basketball national champion. While this conversation took place during the pandemic, the Tar Heels are making a visit to the 2022 Final Four, so … Read more

AthMindset | CSUB Sports Medicine + Athletic Trainers Jessie Rogge and Kevin Williams

AthMindset | CSUB Sports Medicine + Athletic Trainers Jessie Rogge and Kevin Williams

All about athletic trainers, specifically the amazing athletic trainers at Cal State University Bakersfield (CSUB). In this AthMindset episode, Lisa Bonta Sumii, LCSW, CSW, shares space with both Jessie Rogge and Kevin Williams to discuss CSUB Sports Medicine and more. Sports medicine topics explored: becoming an athletic trainer what’s the focus of an athletic trainer … Read more