Renny also uses negative motivation through the control of knowing how much Timo wants to be accepted. Carter stands up for what he believes in throughout the film, and meets resistance from many different angles. Any initial resistance is soon dispelled as the team under Carter's tutelage becomes a undefeated competitor. I wanna come back on the team. At the next practice, Carter confronted Battle about not going to his science class but Battle said that he and the teacher were on good terms. You're back with us now. Battle she had to hear this from Junior himself, so she told him he was right outside in the car.
It is the first, last, and only game that Richmond High play in the playoffs that year. As much dismayed by the poor attitudes of his players as well as their dismal play performance, Carter sets about to change both. Carter then asks the team who won the state title last year and nobody knows the answer. Garrison was the Principal of Richmond High School and managed the school's finances. All of which contributed negatively towards his goals. Related quizzes can be found here: There are 28 questions on this topic.
At one point, Kenyon was over at Kyra's house while she babysat her baby cousin. Spencer, born on May 25th, 1972 in Montgomery, Alabama, was cast as Mrs. It's not just in some of us; it is in everyone. In this dialogue he adds that Jason Lyle, Worm, Junior Battle, and Kenyon Stone are all seniors. Carter was a devoted wife to Ken Carter and mother to their son, Damien Carter. Cruz says that he wants to re-join the team. San Francisco is very close to Richmond High School.
Some players leave the team, including Cruz, but the rest stay. This coach thinks that Coach Carter will be a great leader for the team. Unfortunately, he failed to have their agreement but soon did he notice that his words and message got through to the athletes even though it did not get through to the school board. Timo Cruz: I just wanna be on the team. Coach Ken Carter: Just come inside now, all right? Through their strength and vision transformational leaders like Coach Carter, change expectations, perception and motivations towards a common goal. The school board had a meeting about the lockout, and voted if they should end it or not. The support and power he gives throughout his leadership is what finally wins over his students.
One of the team members, Cruz, even tried to punch him in the face, but Coach Carter was ready for it and wasn't afraid to get physical to show that he is the coach and they need to listen to him. He gathers his team together and Carter listens and explains his reasons. Junior is a practically illiterate troublemaker whose brother Anton had been killed in some gang violence, and his mother Willa Octavia Spencer wants him to straighten up so he can avoid the same fate. At one point in the movie Carter played perfectly by Samuel L. Garrison Denise Dowse , he gives her conditions in which he will take the job, and she blindly accepts them, not knowing what exactly he has in mind, because she just wants the team to win again.
Francis High School, a more prestigious school in Richmond, California, but he transferred to Richmond High School so he could play basketball with his father. When he went the party to pick up his team, he found his drunk son making out with an unknown girl. Battle found out her son walked out on the team during practice, she took him to see Coach Carter at his sporting goods store. However, when the overconfident team's behavior begins to stray with too many doing poorly in class, Carter takes immediate action. Timo Cruz: I can't believe they shot him. Renny in this case is gaining money and authority by dealing drugs, whereas, Timo is gaining the acceptance of this cousin which he desires by carrying out illegal activities.
He was asked to coach the boys' varsity team since they did not do well and he accepted the offer. His biggest success of all was to inspire his athletes to be the best they could possibly be, in the classroom, on the court, and everywhere else. The Richmond team was at a party when Carter noticed that his team had snuck out. They don't even say his real name in the closing credits. Later, Kira decided that she wasn't ready to be a mother, so she had an abortion.
They never gave up, but lost by 2 points. Lyle was a devoted player of the Richmond High School boys' basketball varsity team and hoped to get a scholarship to play ball in college. He decides to lock the gym, cancel the games, and refuses to allow the team to play or even practice until they get their grades back up. If these boys cannot honor the simple rules of a basketball contract, how long do you think it will be before they're out there breaking the law? He fought for their better future against the school board and community. At the end of the film, we found out that Damien broke his father's records of assists and scoring and that he studied at the U.
And the movie also had some scenes that weren't in the book. I mean, we was just there. Near the film's end, Cruz's friend got shot and he died. Damien provides a look at how Coach Carter values his family and shows the relationship he has with his son. Carter told her she could go down to the local Goodwill store and purchase cheap ties. For the success of the team and their futures, Coach Carter cancelled all the upcoming games and locked the gym. Timo Cruz: Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate.