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High School Scoop - Monday July 29, 2019

Monday July 29, 2019


Saddened to pass along word that Jim Monken, a long time coach in East St. Louis (Assumption HS & Lincoln HS) and member of the Illinois High School Football Coaches Hall of Fame has passed away. Coach Monken was the oldest of a family of football coaches including four brothers who are also members of the IHSFCA HOF and six nephews including Jeff Monken (Army) & Todd Monken (Cleveland Browns OC).

Fallbrook (CA): Head coach Jeff Fisher has resigned.

Hamilton County (Jasper, FL): Hamilton County HS has a couple late teaching and coaching openings to fill immediately. Applicant must be certified or eligible to get certified. We are looking for good, hard working and loyal. We have teaching positions in Critical Thinking (any certification works), Math and PE for the right applicant. We are in need of Defensive coaches and Head Middle School/JV coach. Serious applicants can text or call Head Football Coach/AD at 863-528-2736 and email resume and references to

Groves (GA): Groves HS is looking for best fit coaches for both sides of the ball. Possible defensive coordinator position available. Contact James Latimore at

Roosevelt (Dallas, TX): Roosevelt (TX) Dallas Roosevelt HS are looking for a DC this is a open position any teaching certification will do or 469-584-1414.

Coffee County (Manchester, TN): Coffee County HS is looking for an assistant football coach. We just got an opening in PE, other positions possible. Looking for someone with defensive experience. Defensive Line or Defensive Backs preferred but looking for solid coaches. Coordinator is possible. Contact the head coach at

Nolan Catholic (Fort Worth, TX): Nolan Catholic is looking for an assistant coach and Speech Teacher (1 prep). Must have full qualifications to teach Speech in HS and possibly coach a second sport. VERY quick turnaround time, as you would need to be ready to start no later than July 31. Must be qualified to teach Speech and be a legitimate Varsity football coach. Looking for workers and those who are willing to check their ego at the door. If interested, please email head coach, David Beaudin at Former College coaches encouraged to apply.

Fort Worth Southwest (TX): Fort Worth Southwest has a defensive backs / assistant baseball job open. Teaching field is inclusion Special Ed. No PE / Health jobs available. Candidates can send their resumes to

Ferris School for Boys (Wilmington, DE):The Ferris School for Boys is Looking for any time of scrimmage or games for this season. The Ferris school for boys is a level 5 Juvenile facility, so only home games are welcomed. Due to skill level a JV opponents are preferred, but Varsity opponents are still welcomed. Opponents in the Delaware, South Jersey, Maryland and Southern PA are ideal. Please contact Head coach Jonathan Rijo at

Lake Placid (FL): Due to a late cancellation Lake Placid HS, located about 90 minutes south of Orlando in Lake Placid, Florida, is in need of a HOME varsity football game on 10/4 or 10/18. We will be able to return the trip to you in 2020. We are an FHSAA 4A school coming off a 6-5 season that will dress approximately 35-40 players and are looking to play a team in a similar situation. Please contact Coach Colin Renner at or (410)-861-7497 if interested.