High School Scoop – Tuesday December 12, 2017

Tuesday December 12, 2017

Air Academy (CO): Air Academy HS, a class 4A program located on the United States Air Force Academy grounds in Colorado Springs, Colorado is looking for 3 assistant coaches for the 2018-2019 school year. Positions will be based upon the best fit for the candidate. Teaching positions may be available depending on endorsement and openings. This is an outstanding opportunity with a program that is on the rise! If interested, please send resume to Head Football Coach Scott Grinde at [email protected].

Riverbend (VA): Head coach Tony DeMarco has resigned after six seasons and a 33-33 record.

St. John (Plaquemine, LA): James Piker has resigned from the head coaching job.

South Bend Clay (IN): Head coach Will Porter has resigned.

Lincoln Northeast (NE): Lawrence “Bump” Christensen is stepping aside after five seasons.

An open letter to coaches from a private trainer / strength coach

Bowdon (GA): Richard Fendley has been named the program’s new head coach, per source.

Riverview (FL): Riverview HS is looking for a Varsity wide receiver coach for the upcoming season. All interested applicants please email head coach William Mosel at [email protected].

Benjamin (FL): Ron Ream has stepped down after 37 years of leading the program to enter retirement, per source.

Venice (FL): Venice, FL is hosting an inaugural doubleheader Gulf Coast Classic August 25th, 2018. We need 2 teams from out of state to come play Venice High and another local opponent. Venice is located in beautiful Sarasota County, minutes from white, sandy beaches. We can provide $7,500 to each school as travel assistance. We are senior heavy and will be really young next year. Please email me at [email protected] for more info.

Trinity Catholic (FL): Per source, head coach Joe Studivant has resigned to become the head coach at the Saarland Hurricanes of the German Professional Football League.

Telfair County (GA): Telfair County will be looking for one possibly two football coaches for the upcoming school year. PE or SPED certified. Preference to OL guys but looking for best fit. Email resumes to [email protected].

DeMatha Catholic (MD): Per source, Chris Grier, the head coach at Sherwood HS (MD) will join the staff as the new offensive coordinator and associate head coach. He spent the last 4 years as the head coach for Sherwood HS with a record of 43-12.

Newton (GA): Newton HS is looking for a game on 8/17 contact head coach Terrance Banks at [email protected].

Central Phenix (AL): Central Phenix City HS is looking for a Week 5 (9/28) or a Week 10 (11/2) game. We are looking for a home, and home deal with the first year being at home. We are also willing to work out a deal to possibly have a team come to us two years in a row, or a one year deal at our place. Please contact Coach Dillon Griggs at 334-672-0346, or email him at [email protected] with any questions.

Columbia (MS): Chip Bilderback, the head coach at Perry Central HS (MS), has accepted the head coaching job, per source.

Salesian (Los Angeles, CA): Salesian HS is looking for a Week 0, 3, and 7. We are in Division 5. Looking for D5 and lower. We went 1-9 last season and are in a rebuilding phase. Interested programs can contact [email protected].

Fort Walton Beach (FL): ​Fort Walton Beach High School in Fort Walton Beach, Florida has immediate openings for Assistant Varsity Football Coaches.  We are looking for offensive, and defensive positions, and have immediate openings in Physical Education, Driver’s Education, and Biology. Start date for all three postions is January 8, 2018. Please send resumes to [email protected].

Salem (IN): Salem HS (Salem, Indiana) has immediate openings for HS Math and HS English. Both positions will be long term. We have coaching opportunities in most sports. If interested please contact HFC RJ Hartsfield at [email protected].

Palm Desert (CA): Palm Desert hS is looking for QB/DL Football coaches for the 2018 season at the Varsity level. These are stipend positions and there is a possibility of a science position attached with it here at the high school for the right candidate. Looking for local and or out of state applicants. Palm desert went 10-2 last season and has 15 returning starters, we are a resort city very nice school located in Palm desert CA border city of palm springs. All interested applicants please email Head Football Coach at [email protected].

Bullard (TX): The Brook Hill School is looking to for an Out of State opponent for our annual Warrior Bowl game for 2018 season. This will take place on September 1st. Brook Hill has an enrollment of 270 student and is located 12 miles south of Tyler in East Texas. Previously we have hosted teams from Florida, California and Canada. The visiting team will enjoy an experience including a service project, war museum tour, banquet and game. We are looking for school with similar enrollment. Please contact Scott Ryle at [email protected].

St. Tomas Academy (Mendota Heights, MN): Jason Sedlak from St. Thomas Academy has resigned after 2 seasons and a 12-9 record.

Sanderson (NC): Sanderson HS in Raleigh, NC has an assistant coaching job open attached to a second semester teaching opening in ALC (Alternative Learning Center), teaching certification is required, but all subject areas are accepted. Please only inquire if you are certified in the state of North Carolina and are ready to join in January. Send your resume with updated references to [email protected].

Canarsie Educational (Brooklyn, NY): Canarsie Educational has announced Brian Ellis as the fourth head coach in program history.

Bowling Green (KY): Bowling Green is seeking a one-year contract to replace a game that we are losing on Week 8 (October 12) of 2018. We would expect to enter into a financial agreement for this one contest and have the flexibility to play this game home or away. Would you please put to contact Head Coach Kevin Wallace if interested at [email protected]kyschools.us.

EA Laney (NC): EA Laney high school is looking to hire an offensive coordinator. Must be a certified teacher. Teaching positions to be announced. Interested coaches can contact head coach Ashaad Yeoman with resume and materials to [email protected].


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