High School Scoop – Thursday January 19, 2017

Thursday January 19, 2017

Taylor Truman (MI): Taylor Truman HS is looking for a Varsity defensive coordinator. Previous coordinator is preferred. A good working knowledge of Hudl and it’s applications. This a stipend position. Interested candidates should contact head coach Jeff Morrow via email at [email protected].

New Research: 11/12 Personnel Overload Structures to Stress Defenses – Making one or two checks to unbalanced looks can be stressful enough for defensive coordinators, but presenting up to nine formations in one contest is sure to get some alignment issues. In his X&O Labs exclusive clinic report, T.F. Riggs High School (SD) head coach Steve Steele presents the nine overload formations from his 11 and 12 personnel groupings that he uses on a weekly basis, including specific alignments and the run and pass concepts he uses to exploit how defenses will adjust to them. Click here to read the report.

Brunswick (GA): Sean Pender, the head coach at Pierce County HS (GA), has been named head coach.

Bishop Manogue (NV): Reed HS (NV) head coach Ernie Howren has left to take the head coaching job at Bishop Manogue HS.

Brophy College Prep (AZ): Brophy College Preparatory, a 6A school in Phoenix Arizona, is looking for a qualified inside linebackers coach. This candidate must have at least two years of varsity inside linebackers coaching experience and preferably playing experience at a higher level. Please submit resume or letter
of experience to defensive coordinator Thurmond Moore at [email protected].

Detroit Martin Luther King (MI): Detroit Martin Luther King HS is looking for a week 1 opponent. 1600 students in the school. Back to back Division 2 State Champions. School must be within 300 miles form Detroit, MI (State Rule). Interested programs can contact coach Spence at [email protected].

Fairfield Ludlowe (CT): Mitch Ross, who previously served as offensive coordinator at Darien HS (CT), has been named head coach.

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Content manager - Doug took the reins in 2011 and the website has been better ever since. A former college player and small college coach, Doug now serves as assistant head coach / offensive coordinator at West Ottawa HS (MI).