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Saturday March 1, 2014

Wilcox Central (AL): Sources tell us Darius Gilbert is the new head coach at Wilcox Central High School.

Flat Rock (MI): Flat Rock has an opening at defensive coordinator. Ability to breakdown film via hudl and meet on Sunday’s for coaches' meetings are requirred. Prefer past coaching experience at the varsity level. Please send resume/cover letter to Tom Oestrike. Email: [email protected]. Office Phone: 734-535-6677 Cell Phone: 734-309-8081.

Apopka (FL): Apopka, located just northwest of Orlando, is looking for games in Week 0 (8/22) and Week 7 (10/10) or Week 11 (11/7). 

Gilbert (AZ): Former Gilbert head coach Leland Rodgers is now the head strength and conditioning coach for the Arizona Rattlers. 

San Luis Obispo (CA): San Luis Obispo High School is looking for coaches at the JV level. High school coaching experience required. These will be walk on positions. Please email head coach Pat Johnston with resume and intro letter at [email protected]

Bishop Sullivan (VA): Assistant coach Patrick Cavallario has been promoted to head coach. 

Mt. Spokane (WA): Terry Cloer was hired as the second head coach in school history on Friday. 

San Ramon Valley (CA): A full month after we first reported it, Aaron Becker has officially been hired as San Ramon Valley's head coach. 

Santa Fe (TX): Mark Kanipes has been hired as athletics director and head football coach, the school district announced Friday.

Burbank (CA): Hector Valencia has stepped down as head coach after five seasons on the job. 

Clarksville (AR): Eli Cranor is the new head coach at Clarksville. 

Buhach County (CA): Kevin Smallwood has resigned as head coach to take a similar post at Merced (Calif.). Kevin Navarra will be promoted to head coach. 

Austin Anderson (TX): Austin Westlake offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach Jeff Rhoads is the new head coach at Austin Anderson. 

West Potomac (VA): Jeremiah Ross will be West Potomac's new head coach, replacing Herndon (Va.) head coach Jeremiah Davis. 

Mount Dora (FL): Ben Bullock has been announced as Mount Dora's head coach. 

Friday February 28, 2014 presented by: 


Trevor G. Browne (Phoenix, AZ): Richard "RC" Helton has stepped down from the head coaching position in order to pursue other opportunities.

Port St. Lucie (FL): Sources tell us that Ryan Solesky will be the new head coach.

Anderson-Shiro (TX): Andy Sexton is the new head coach. Magnolia (TX) ISD athletics director Andy Sexton will also be the new AD at Anderson-Shiro. 

Galena Park North Shore (TX): David Aymond will step down as head coach in order to become boys' athletics director for Galena Park ISD. Aymond went 230-59 with a 5A state title over the past 24 years. Defensive coordinator Jon Kay has been named interim head coach, according to VYPE Houston. 

Escondido Charter (San Diego, CA): Escondido Charter is seeking an offensive line coach with experience and energy. Interested candidates can contact coach Carlson at [email protected].

Lee-Davis (VA): Lee-Davis High School in Mechanicsville, Va. is searching for a JV assistant coaching candidate who has a background with skill positions. Previous playing and/or coaching experience are preferred. Candidates who hold or are eligible for a Va. Teaching License will be taken into consideration first. Teaching openings are not known of at this time. In the past teaching openings usually are in the area of special education and/or math. Email cover letter, teaching resume, and coaching resume to Zac Hayden: [email protected]

Oakland Park Northeast (FL): Hollywood Hills (FL) running backs coach Christopher Hay is the new head coach. He replaces Kez McCorvey. 

Chattanooga Christian (TN): Former Clemson and Syracuse offensive coordinator Rob Spence has been announced as the new head coach at Chattanooga Christian HS.

John S. Burke Catholic (NY): Former Army offensive coordinator Kevin Ross (the son of Bobby Ross) has accepted the head coaching job. Ross spent this past season coaching the tight ends at Albany (FCS - NY).

Palm Harbor (FL): Palm Harbor University HS is a Class 8 School in the Tampa, FL area and is currently seeking assistant coaching candidates for the following positions: defensive backs, linebackers, running backs, and offensive line. Previous college and/or high school coaching experience is preferred. If you are in need of a teaching position, PLEASE DO NOT APPLY. Please send resume information to [email protected]

Grant (MI): Grant HS has promoted middle school coach Scott Keelan to the head coaching job.

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Greenfield (CA): Greenfield HS is looking for a defensive coordinator, and assistant coaches for the 2014 season. Many teaching positions available for qualified teachers. Contact Ryan Bravo at [email protected] if interested.

Thursday February 27, 2014 presented by: 


Arvada West (CO): Brad Pyatt has been hired as the new head coach.

Ponderosa (CO): Jaron Cohen, the head coach at Hinkley HS (CO) this past season, has accepted the head coaching job.

Minor (AL): George Bates' hiring has been approved as Minor's next head coach. 

Los Lunas (NM): Los Lunas High School, located just south of Albuquerque, NM, is looking for a Varsity Defensive Coordinator and Varsity assistant coaches for the positions of Wide Receiver, Defensive Backs. Teaching positions are expected to be open in the Fall. Please email cover letter and resume to Head Coach Duane Toliver at [email protected]

Belton (TX): Belton ISD has recommended Bob Shipley as head football coach and athletics director. Shipley is the former head coach at Burnet and Brownwood, among other places, and spent last season as a football analyst under Mack Brown at Texas. 

Oak Park (CA): Sean Westgate, a former UCLA linebacker, has joined the staff as defensive coordinator.

Canyon Ridge (ID): Sean Impomeni has been approved as the new head coach. Impomeni was the offensive coordinator at Caldwell HS (ID) last season. 

Hialeah Gardens (FL): Hialeah Gardens High School, located in Miami-Dade County, is looking for Varsity assistant coaches for the positions of linebacker, defensive line, and running backs. Teaching positions are expected to be open in the Fall. Please email cover letter and resume to Head Coach Joe Harrington at [email protected].

LaFayette (AL): After four years at Notasulga HS (AL), James Lucas has been named head coach at LaFayette HS.

Bay Port (WI): Offensive coordinator Greg Rabas has joined the St. Norbert (D-III - WI) staff as an offensive assistant.

South Door (WI): Head coach Dan McCarty has joined the staff at St. Norberts (D-III - WI) and will serve as defensive coordinator.

Holton (MI): Head coach Chris Hilliker will not return next season. Hilliker spent three seasons leading the program.

Davison (MI): Pontiac Notre Dame Prep (MI) head coach Kyle Zimmerman has accepted the head coaching job at Davison HS. Zimmerman spent five seasons at ND Prep and went 43-19.

Hesperia (MI): Sources tell us that the head coaching position has opened up.

Maloney (CT): Head coach Pierce Brennan has resigned after one season.

Escondido Charter (CA): ECHS is seeking offensive assistant coaches (RB/OL/QB) and an offensive coordinator. Stipend included. Contact head coach Mark Carlson at [email protected] if interested.

Wednesday February 26, 2014 presented by: 


San Luis Obispo (CA): The school introduced Pat Johnston as its next head coach on Wednesday. 

West Linn (OR): Former Oregon and NFL quarterback, and South Eugene coach from 2002-06, Chris Miller has been hired as head coach. 

Clairton (PA): Defensive coordinator Wayne Wade will be promoted to head coach. 

Smyrna (DE): Boys lacrosse coach Mike Judy will take over the football program, the school has announced. 

King (FL): Offensive coordinator Trey Thomas has been promoted to head coach. 

Kelseyville (CA): Kelseyville HS, near Clearlake, CA is looking for assistant football coaches. There is a possible Computer Science, Math or Spanish teaching position opening on campus for certified teachers. Knights football is interested in hiring the following position coaches: DBs, WR, QB. We may be looking for O or D coordinators on JV/ Varsity. If interested contact [email protected]

Faith Lutheran (NV): Faith Lutheran HS in Las Vegas, NV is searching for prospective candidates for the position of Defensive Coordinator and Defensive Line Coach at the Varsity Level. Faith Lutheran is the defending 1A State Champions in Nevada. Faith. Applicants must have at least 1 year of Varsity experience, or coaching experience at the next level. Teaching positions are not available at this time; however this is a stipend position. All interested applicants please email your resume and references to Head Coach Vernon Fox at [email protected]

Trinity (KY): Trinity High School, an all-boys Catholic school in Louisville, KY, is seeking a defensive coordinator for its varsity football program. Trinity competes at the 6A level in KY (highest classification) and plays a national schedule. Teaching openings, at minimum, will exist in both the social studies and science department. Previous experience installing, coordinating, and calling a defense is preferred. For further information, contact Bob Beatty, Head Football Coach at 502.736.2171 or [email protected]

Provine (MS): Otis Riddley has been named head coach at Provine HS.

H.L. Bourgeois (LA): H.L. Bourgeois HS is seeking a defensive line coach. Teaching position to be determined. Send resume to [email protected] if interested.

McCluer North (MO): Cortland Griffin, the offensive coordinator at McCluer South-Berkley HS (AL), has accepted the head coaching job at his alma mater.

Notre Dame Cathedral Latin (OH): NDCL, located on the east side of Cleveland, is looking for an assistant coach to coach the defensive line or linebackers. Email head coach Ben Malbasa at [email protected] if interested.

Westland Hialeah (FL): Westland Hialeah is seeking a qualified and motivated defensive coordinator. Previous HS or college coaching experience is a must. Please do not apply if having a job in the building is a requirement and you don't have a Florida teaching certificate. Math and Science certifications preferred (please note that in your email). Interested candidates can send their resumes and references to [email protected].

Mount Tahoma (WA): Per source, Puget Sound (D-III - WA) assistant Ricky Daley has been hired as the new head coach. Daley has coached the receivers, running backs, defensive backs, and most recently the tight ends during his time at Puget Sound.

Hazleton (PA): Sources tell us that Mike Brennan will be the new head coach.

Armwood (FL): Armwood High School (Seffner,FL) is looking for an offensive and defensive varsity assistant. Teaching positions are not determined at this time but we expect openings in the fall (no PE). Both positions could be filled by volunteers. If interested please email resume/references to [email protected]

Poteet (TX): Doug Foster is the new head coach/athletics director. 

Magnolia (TX): Sterling Doty is the new head coach 

Latrobe (PA): Mount Pleasant passing game coordinator, wide receivers coach and defensive backs coach Jason Marucco has been approved as Latrobe's new head coach. 

Newport (WA): Drew Oliver is the new head coach at Newport. He previously served in the same post at Hazen. 

Park Crossing (AL): Beauregard head coach and athletics director Smitty Grider has accepted a the head coaching job at Park Crossing. 

Long Beach (MS): Former Madison-Rigeland Academy coach Forest Williams is the new head coach at Long Beach. 

North Hunderton (NJ): Jared Mazzetta is the new head coach at North Hunderton. 

Forest City (IA): The school has hired P.J. Hedrington as head coach. 

North Johnston (NC): Triton head coach Ashley Ennis has been hired at North Johnston. 

Woodland (GA): Former Savannah State head coach Steve Davenport has been hired at Woodland High School in Stockbridge, Ga. 

Homewood (AL): Multiple sources tell us this morning that head coach Doug Goodwin has been let go at Homewood HS.

Bradwell Institute (GA): Former Georgia Southern quarterback Greg Hill has been named head coach.

Arleta (CA): Arleta High School (D1 in LAUSD) is looking to fill assistant coaching positions at the JV level. JV Head Coach stipend is available. All interested coaches should email Head Coach Bill Coan at [email protected].

Wayne Valley (NJ): According to Wayne Today, Roger Kotlarz will be the new head coach at Wayne Valley HS. Kotlarz is the former head coach at Becton Regional HS (NJ).

Blackstone-Millville Regional (MA): Blackstone-Millville Regional HS is looking to fill assistant coaching positions, including defensive coordinator. Teaching positions are not determined at this time, but we expect openings in the fall (including possible PE positions). Please email resume / references to head coach Steve Silva at [email protected].

Forest Park (MI): Bill Santilli has retired after 18 seasons as the head coach. Santilli racked up 171 wins at the school.

Tuesday February 25, 2014 presented by: 


Steelton-Highspire (PA): Defensive coordinator Andrew Erby will be the new head coach at his alma mater. 

Walter Johnson (MD): Assistant coach Greg Kellner has been promoted to head coach. 

Murphy (AL): Interim head coach Rick Cauley has been elevated to head coach. 

Charlotte Catholic (NC): Legendary Charlotte Catholic HS head coach Jim Oddo has announced his retirement. Oddo spent 40 season at CCHS.

Trinity Episcopal (MS): Trinity Episcopal in Natchez, Miss., is looking for a defensive coordinator. Contact head coach Zach Rogel at [email protected] if interested. 

East Ridge (TN): East Ridge HS (Chattanooga, TN) is looking to fill assistant football positions coaching offensive line and quarterbacks. Teaching positions are not determined at this time but we expect openings in the fall (no PE). There is also a volunteer assistant position open for local candidates. If interested please email resume/references to [email protected]

Hillcrest (Tuscaloosa, AL): Per source, Sam Adams, receivers coach at Hoover, will be the new head coach at Hillcrest. 

Lambert (GA): Sources tell us that Sid Maxwell has resigned from the head coaching post.

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South Laurel (KY): Sources tell us that Hardaway HS (GA) defensive coordinator Hunter Jackson will be the new head coach.

Red Bank (TN): Red Bank HS is seeking applicants for qualified coaches on both sides of the ball. All certifications will be considered, (No PE), but applicants must hold a valid Tennessee certificate or out of state equivalent. Specific positions have yet to be determined, possible Coordinator spot available to the right candidate. Red Bank is right across the river from Chattanooga, great place to raise a family. Please email head coach Chad Grabowski at [email protected].

Dutchtown (GA): Henry County associate head coach/offensive coordinator Mark Myers has been hired as head coach.

Washougal (WA): David Hajek will return for his third go-round as head coach, the school announced on Monday night. 

Edna (TX): Rockport-Fulton head coach Raymond "Huey" Chancellor was hired in the same capacity at Edna on Monday night. 

Middlesex (NJ): P.J. Jankowicz has been hired as the head coach at Middlesex. 

St. Francis (IL): Former Marist offensive coordinator Mike Fitzgerald is the new head coach at St. Francis. 

James I. O'Neill (NY): James I. O'Neill HS is looking for a defensive coordinator. Interested candidates should contact head coach Anthony Finochio at [email protected].

Neshaminy (PA): After 19 seasons, and a Hall of Fame career, head coach Mark Schmidt has resigned.

Springtown (TX): Brian Hulett will be the Springtown ISD's new head coach and athletic director. Hulett spent last season as the head coach at Eastland HS (TX).

Holy Redeemer (PA): Head coach Pat Reece has resigned.

Cypress Lake (Fort Myers, FL): The new head coach at Cypress Lake is Xavier McCray.

Boca Ciega (FL): Boca Ciega High in Gulfport, FL is searching for assistant football coaches. Possible positions are Defensive Coordinator, DB, LB, and RB coaches. Teaching positions will be available in the fall. Please contact Head Coach Max Smith at [email protected].

Monday February 24, 2014 presented by: 


Montgomery Catholic Prep (AL): Montgomery Catholic Prep is searching for a new athletic director. Visit this link to see the full posting, and apply with a cover letter, resume, and forms from the employment site to school president Anne Ceasar at [email protected]. Deadline to apply is March 17th.

Fremont (CA): Fremont HS is seeking quality assistant coaches for the upcoming season. Credentialed teachers are encouraged to apply via this link, and football resumes can be forwarded to [email protected].

Triton (NC): Defensive coordinator Ben Perry has been promoted to the head coaching position.

West Georgia Prep (GA): West Georgia Prep, a post grad football team looking to expand to multiple locations throughout the country, is looking for coaching interns and coordinators. These are part time positions. Interns will have an opportunity to coach a position and recruit. If interested, please email resumes to [email protected].

Byrnes (SC): Sources tell us that head coach Bobby Bentley has been offered a position on staff at Auburn, and is expected to accept today.  

Gonzales (TX): Kodi Crane has been named head coach and athletic director for Gonzales ISD.

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Boca Ceiga (FL): Max Smith, the former head coach at Dunedin HS from 2010-2012, has been named head coach. Smith spent last season as a grad assistant at Toledo.

SouthLake Christian Academy (NC): Lincolnton HS assistant Bobby McLaughlin has been named head coach. McLaughlin has spent the past 10 years at Lincolnton, most recently coaching the quarterbacks and defensive secondary.

Paducah Tilghman (KY): Mike Rogers has been named head coach at Paducah Tilghman HS.

Central Valley (CA): Jason McCloskey has resigned from the head coaching position.

Murray (KY): Dresden HS (TN) head coach Keith Hodge will be introduced as the new head coach at a presser later today.

Hesperia (MI): We hear the head coaching job has opened up.

Franklin (Los Angeles, CA): East LA (JC - CA) quarterbacks coach Narciso Diaz has been named head coach.

Monroe (GA): Monroe Area HS is seeking applicants for qualified coaches on both sides of the ball. All certifications will be considered, but applicants must hold a valid Georgia certificate or out of state equivalent. Specific positions have yet to be determined. Monroe is 25 minutes east of Atlanta. Please email head coach Joey Sulkowski at [email protected].

Banneker (GA): Banneker HS is no longer accepting applicants for the offensive coordinator position. Thank you for the tremendous interest.

Jacksonville Routt Catholic (IL): Jacksonville Routt Catholic is looking for assistant coaches (possible OC or DC). If interested, contact head coach Heath Wilson at [email protected].

Newbury (OH): Pending board approval, Tim Gladowski will be the new head coach, according to sources.

Columbus Bishop Ready (OH): Sources tell us that Brian Cross will be named head coach today.

Pillow Academy (MS): Brookhaven Academy (MS) head coach / athletic director Tripp McCarty has accepted the head coaching position at Pillow Academy, per sources.

Orange (OH): Orange HS, in Pepper Pike, Ohio is in need of a week 1 game for 2014 season. We would be interested in 2 yr contract. We are a division IV school with about 350 boys. Contacts head coach Adam Bechlem [email protected] if interested.

Matanzas (FL): Robert Ripley had been named head coach.

South Beloit (IL): South Beloit HS head coach Justin Gumm is looking to fill varsity and freshman/sophomore assistant positions as well as the varsity defensive coordinator position. All interested applicants should email a resume and cover letter to Justin Gumm at [email protected]. South Beloit is located in Northern Illinois just south of the Wisconsin border.

Freedom (VA): Freedom High School, in South Riding, VA has openings on both sides of the staff. Looking for RB coach, OL/DL coach, and a volunteer Varsity position as well. Freedom H.S is a 5A football program that plays in a very competitive conference (members have captured a state title from 2007-2012). Looking for hard working, energetic, and knowledgeable coaches. There might be teaching positions available. If interested please call Head Football Coach: Jared Van Acker at 757-272-7330 or by e-mail [email protected].