Thought #1: Practice and Play Hard.
Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for men, (Colossians 3:23)
Thought #2: Lose Well.
It's easy to win well.
Thought #3: You probably won't play past High School.
Enjoy other parts. It is not your life, it's just a part of your life.
Thought #4: Tell your parents to lighten up.
I know, a lot of times, it's more important to them than you. Don't be afraid to remind them your a STUDENT athlete.
Thought #5: Let this privilege push your toward responsiblity and not entitlement.
I'll let Michigan State QB explain this one. He does it much better than I ever could.