High School Scoop – Thursday May 25, 2017

Thursday May 25, 2017

Fowlerville (MI): Head coach Bret Shrader has stepped down.

Harlandale (TX): Isaac Martinez has been approved as athletic director. Martinez previously served as head coach of the program for 23 seasons.

Napa (CA): JV head coach Jesus “Chuy” Martinez is taking over as head coach, pending board approval.

Muncie Central (IN): Brookstone HS (GA) head coach, and former North Park University (D-III – IL) head coach, Scott Pethtel has been named head coach. Pethtel previously served as an assistant coach at Ball State, Buffalo, and Cincinnati.

New Research: How Navy Teaches Combo’s, Scoops and Veer Blocks – Regardless of your offensive system one thing is hard to argue- when it comes to running the football not many do it better than the Naval Academy. The Midshipmen have averaged over 5.7 yards per carry over the last four seasons and as trendsetters in the flex bone system they have continually positioned themselves in the top 5 yearly in every rushing category. Mike Kuchar from X&O Labs spent a day this spring as a guest of offensive line coach Ashley Ingram who provided exclusive access into how he teaches and drills the most fundamental blocks in really any offensive system- front side combinations, backside scoops and veer releases. Click here to read the report.

White (Jacksonville, FL): White HS is looking for coaches on the offensive side of the ball. Biggest need on staff is offensive Line. Positions at school are open. Business and SPED/ESE are open with a Social Studies possibility. Contact [email protected] with resume. No phone calls please.

Guardian Caps: The Guardian Cap is the leading soft shell helmet cover engineered for impact reduction.  It brings a padded, soft-shell layer to the outside of the decades old hard-shell football helmet and reduces impact up to 33%.

Phillip Simmons (Charleston, SC): Philip Simmons HS is looking to complete their varsity coaching staff. We are in need of a defensive assistant coach. We have an opening in Social Studies. This position will also need to coach another sport. We have openings for Head Wrestling Coach, Head Softball Coach, and Head Track and Field Coach. Please send resumes and any inquiries to Head Football Coach Eric Bendig at[email protected].

Germantown (TN): Germantown HS is looking for varsity assistant coaches. Most subjects available ASAP. Please email resumes to head coach Chris Smith at [email protected].

Ezell-Harding Christian (Nashville, TN): Ezell-Harding Christian School is looking for a Defensive Coordinator and a WR/DB coach. Teaching positions are available in History, Math, P.E., and Computers.  Applicants must me an active member of a Church of Christ congergation to be consider a as a full-time teacher.  Non-Faculty coaches will be considered as well. Send resumes to head coach Kraig Campbell at [email protected].

Smithfield Selma (NC): Mike Parrish has been named head coach, replacing Wes Hill, who led the team last season.

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