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High School Scoop - Friday February 24, 2017

Friday February 24, 2017


Mike Pettine Sr., a legendary HS head coach and father of former Browns head coach Mike Pettin Jr. who spent 33 seasons leading the program at Central Bucks West HS (PA), winning 326 games and four state titles, has sadly passed away at his winter home in Florida. Please join us in keeping his family in your prayers.

Please join us in praying for the family of former Oscar Smith HS (VA) and Phoebus HS (VA) head coach Bill Dee, who sadly passed away at age 63 yesterday.

Crest (Shelby, NC): Nick Eddins has been hired as the new head coach. Eddins has went 71-15 as the head coach at West Montgomery HS (NC) after six seasons. He will replace Will Clark.

Miami Carol City (FL): Marshall is expected to hire Carol City head coach Aubrey Hill as wide receivers coach, according to Bruce Feldman.

A number of rule changes including banning blind side blocks and pop-up onside kicks are apparently coming to HS football

Hidalgo (TX): Former Port Isabel HS (TX) head coach Monty Stumbaugh has been named head coach, per Texas HS Football.

Bridgeport (TX): Bullard HS (TX) head coach Shannon Wilson has been named head coach and athletic director, per Matt Stepp.

Hollywood Hills (FL): Longtime assistant and alum Brandom Graham has been promoted to head coach.

St. Joseph by-the-Sea (NY): St. Joseph by-the-Sea High School, a prestigious Catholic school located on the south shore of Staten Island, NY, is seeking a best-fit candidate Varsity Position Coach (RB's, TE's or LB's) to join the coaching staff. We are a program with improving wins, great participation rates, a strong culture of work and a dedicated staff. We are currently building a $5 million athletic complex, with a state-of-the-art weight room to go along with a brand new turf field/lights. Qualifications: You must be passionate, love working with kids, be growth-minded and YOU MUST BE AVAILABLE DAILY BY 4:00 PM DURING THE SEASON (Mid-August to Mid-November).You must have coaching experience for this position.There are no extra off-season duties (unless you want them) and these positions are paid. There are no positions in the building. Interested candidates can contact

Ravenwood (TN): Matt Daniels has been promoted from defensive backs coach to head coach at Ravenwood HS, per source.

Keep track of head coaching movement across the country by state below:

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