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Frank Williams: When Nice Guys Don’t Finish Last!

By Harold Bell On May - 4 - 2010

Former fiery and controversial major league baseball manager Leo “The Lip” Durocher was once told by a reporter that he would win more games if he was nicer to the umpires and his players.


Leo’s response, “Nice Guys Finish Last.” 


Leo never met Frank Williams. Frank never finished last in his life. 


He was a class act as a father, athlete, coach and teacher.


Unlike former NBA player Charles Barkley who never wanted to be a role model, Frank relished and loved the idea of being a role model to his two daughters Ryann and Randi, and to the hundreds of student/athletes he touched during his short coaching and teaching careers. 

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