High School Scoop – Thursday August 17, 2017

Thursday August 17, 2017

Ehret (LA): Del Lee-Collins, a defensive assistant last season, been named interim head coach, following the dismissal of Corey Lambert.

Cedar Hill Trinity Christian (TX): Deion Sanders — yes, that Deion Sanders — has been hired as offensive coordinator. Sanders’s sons Shilo and Shedeur are players on the Trinity team; Shilo is a junior defensive back with multiple FBS offers and Shedeur is a freshman quarterback that is expected to start this fall. Former Cowboys running back Aveion Cason is the new head coach at Trinity.

St. Thomas More (CT): St Thomas More School an Eighth through Post Grad college preparatory school in Oakdale, CT is looking for a volunteer assistant or the upcoming season. First day of practice starts August 28th. There is no full time job available at the school for this school year. Interested candidates please email Head Coach Jeff Moore at jmoore@stmct.org.

New Research: Quick Vertical Shots to Protect Base RPOs – As a 10 personnel outfit that sees mainly six-man boxes, Quabbin High School (MA) needs to continually devise ways to attack edge defenders in the RPO game. While this may be commonplace thinking, in X&O Labs clinic report Head Coach David Buchanan and OC Harrison Ingles explain how they have added the ability to attack the defender that is being assigned to make that tackle against the pass (usually a safety or corner) to their RPO arsenal. It’s their RPO concepts such as Bubble/Go, Spot/Wheel, Snag/Bubble and Spot/Seam that have helped produce the highest scoring offense in the region’s history (43.2 PPG) with WRs and QB setting multiple school and regional records. Click here to read the report.

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