High School Scoop – Tuesday January 23, 2018

Tuesday January 23, 2018

San Angelo Grape Creek (TX): Defensive coordinator Tanner Thiel has been promoted to head coach / athletic director, per Matt Stepp.

Adelanto (CA): Head coach Kevin Raines will not return, per Chris Fore, who adds that athletic director Doug Wakefield is no longer the school’s AD.

Sharyland Pioneer (TX): Tommy Lee has been tabbed as the new head coach.

Island Coast (FL): Jim Wiseman is the new head coach of the program.

Arlington Catholic (MA): Serge Clivio has announced that he’s retiring after a 29-year run as head coach that included two Super Bowl titles and seven Catholic Central League titles.

Brien McMahon (Norwalk, CT): Longtime assistant Jeff Queiroga has been elevated to head coach, per source.

McMahonRed Oak (TX): Red Oak HS is naming Boise State director of program development Chris Ross as their new head coach, per Matt Stepp. Ross has been the head coach Wichita Falls HS, Cedar Park HS, and Prosper HS.

Armwood (FL): Armwood HS is currently looking for 2-3 defensive coaches primarily working with our Junior Varsity program. Armwood’s JV program has been undefeated over the last decade and the Varsity program has been in the State Championship game 6 out of the last 8 years. Our Varsity and Junior Varsity programs practice together, so you will be working side by side with the varsity staff coaching the JV and Varsity athletes.  This is a great opportunity looking for someone to learn and grow as a coach. Possible teaching positions may be available  this Spring, but there will definitely be teaching spots open for next school year.  If interested, please send cover letters and resumes to Defensive Coordinator Kyle Worden at [email protected].

Halifax Area (PA): Halifax Area HS is looking to hire a Head Varsity Football Coached. Interested applicants can apply by sending letters of interest and resume to Daniel Hagerman, AD at Halifax Area School District with letter of interest and resume to [email protected]. Deadline to apply is February 12, 2018.

West Hills (San Diego, CA): West Hills High School is located in the suburbs of San Diego and competes at the Division 2 level.  We are looking to add passionate and committed coaches to the staff to fill the following positions: Varsity Wide Receivers, Varsity Defensive Line, JV Defensive Coordinator.  We pay all of our coaches and there is a full stipend available for the DC position. Please contact HFC Casey Ash at [email protected].  Please, local candidates only.

Perris (CA): Chris Dowdy has resigned as the head football coach at Perris HS, per source.

Plant City (FL): Plant City HS is accepting resumes for the Defensive Coordinator position.  Possible teaching positions available depending on certification.  All interested applicants please email your resume to Head Coach James Booth at [email protected].

Mallard Creek (Charlotte, NC): Mallard Creek HS is looking to hire an offensive line coach. Teaching position TBD. Looking for a good technical coach who also brings a high level of energy. All resumes can be sent to  Head Coach Mike Palmieri at [email protected].

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