High School Scoop – Monday February 20, 2017

Monday February 20, 2017

West Lincoln (MS) head coach Justin Sawyer passed away over the weekend. Only 36, Sawyer earned his first head coaching job just four weeks ago. He leaves behind a wife and two young daughters. Please keep his family in your thoughts and prayers.

Daphne (AL): Daphne High School is seeking an experienced Offensive Coordinator that can coach QB and/or RB. Teaching positions will be available. Please send resumes to the Athletic Director/Head Football Coach Kenny King at  kbking@bcbe.org. Please no phone calls. Daphne is located in Southern Alabama just outside of Mobile.

Franklin Heights (OH): Cory Fenner is the new head football coach at Franklin Heights High Schoo. He previously served as offensive coordinator at Groveport Madison.

Mount Michael Benedectine (NE): Mount Michael Benedictine High School is hiring a head varsity football coach. Mount Michael is an all-male ,boarding, day and international high school of 250 students near Omaha.The school fields three teams:  varsity, JV and freshman, in the second-largest class in the state as a member of River Cities Conference. Recent addition of weight room and home football field. Email resumes only at this time to dpeters@mountmichael.org.

Toledo Waite (OH): Toledo Waite has hired former University of Toledo, Tennessee State, Hamburg Blue Devils and Cologne Crocodiles (Germany) coach Kirk Heidelberg to serve as its head coach.

Cabrillo (CA): We’re told Ventura defensive coordinator A.J. Pateras has been named head coach at Cabrillo.

Boys Town (NE): Kevin Kush will not return after 21 years as head coach.

Brainerd (TN): Tyrus Ward is the new head coach.

Morristown West (TN): Morristown West High in Hamblen County is currently seeking assistant football coaches with possible coordinator position.  All certification will be considered.  Please submit resumes to Head Coach Alvin Sanders at sandersa@hcboe.net.

Parkview (MO): Southwestern Assemblies of God (NAIA – TX) offensive coordinator Paul Hansen has been named head coach at Parkview.

Whitwell (TN): Whitwell has promoted defensive coordinator Randall Boldin to head coach position.


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