Friday April 24, 2015
McAlester (OK): James Singleton is the new head coach at McAlester.
Riverside Poly (CA): Defensive coordinator Opalani Vaipulu has been promoted to head coach.
Pelion (SC): Dann Holland will be the new head coach and athletics director.
Booker T. Washington (FL): Earl Tillman, who lead the program to a 28-8 mark as head coach from 2008-2010 before stepping down to allow Tim "Ice" Harris to take over, has been tabbed to lead the program again.
Mifflin County (PA): Natisha Maclay has been named athletic director and the board has approved the hire of Brent Hartman as head football coach.
Cabell Midland (WV): Cabell Midland HS is looking for two Varsity assistant coaches. One offensive and one defensive coach. All positions will be considered. Please send resumes to coach Luke Salmons at email@example.com.
Clinton Prairie (IN): Clinton Prairie HS has openings for Varsity football coaching positions. Candidates should have knowledge of a position on each side of the ball. Defensive coordinating position also a possibility. There is a high school teaching opening in English at this time. Contact head Coach K. C. Woods if interested at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upson Lee (GA): Andalusia HS (AL) assistant Matt Johnson has joiuned the staff at Upson Lee as the assistant head coach.
Woodcreek (CA): Jason Stowers has announced his resignation from the head coaching post and also state that Kyle Stowers (his brother) and Brad Hunkins will take over the head coaching position, while he steps into an assistant coaching role.
Shelby-Rising City (NE): Former Leavenworth HS (KS) head coach Kevin J. Kopecky has been hired to lead the program.
Newcastle (OK): We understand that Newcastle HS is looking to hire an assistant coach, poss
John Paul II (AL): Elijah Asante, a longtime head coach in Southern California, is the new head.
Mattawan (MI): Head coach Matt Stephens has resigned after five seasons and three trips to the MHSAA playoffs. Defensive coordinator Ryan Brown has been named the new head coach.
West Stanly (NC): Head coach James Johnson has announced his plan to step down, citing "family reasons".
Gibbs (St. Petersburg, FL): Plant City HS (FL) assistant coach Jon Thompson has accepted the head coaching job.
Harrison (AR): Assistant coach Chris Keylon has been named interim head coach until a permanent replacement is named.
Western Branch (VA): Western Branch High School is looking for assistant football coaches that are credentialed teachers in the areas of History, Math, and English that possess a Virginia state teaching credential. Western Branch HS is located in Chesapeake, VA and has an enrollment of 2,100. We have been 26-9 over the last three years making the play-offs in each of those years. Contact Greg Gibson at email@example.com if interested and meet the requirements.
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San Antonio Sam Houston (TX): Assistant coach Melton Schultz has been promoted to the head coaching post.
Warren Central (IN): Warren Central is looking for coaches for its feeder schools with the possibility for a progression to the High School level. The ideal candidate would develop a connection between the Middle School and High School programs. This would be a perfect position for a young coach looking to get involved with a very strong program. Warren Central is a 6A school (largest classification) with an enrollment of 3,600 and a strong history in football including 8 State Titles, most recently in 2013. For more information contact David Weitz at firstname.lastname@example.org.