Skip to main content

High School Scoop - Thursday May 11, 2017

Thursday May 11, 2017


Hudson (FL): Tim Hicks has been announced as head coach. Hicks is the former head coach at Lake Weir HS (FL).

Donelson Christian (Nashville, TN): Donelson Christian Academy is seeking assistant football coaches for the high school and middle school teams. These are currently non-faculty positions. Please send resume to

Oak Park (CA): Oak Park HS is looking for a social/science teacher and JV Head Coach. Must have a CA credential. All interested applicants should send their resume to head coach Casey Webb at

Van Horn (TX): Brock Tyrell has been promoted to head coach and athletic director.

New Research: Teaching WR’s to Adjust to 3-Step and Deep Back Shoulder Fade Routes – North Dakota University threw more back shoulder fades last season than they’re used to, because as wide receiver coach Danny Freund puts it, “we had good size and athleticism, but lacked the speed to consistently run past defensive backs in our league.” The Fighting Hawks found themselves running past the rest of the competition this season in the Big Sky, sharing the conference title with an undefeated in-conference record. In an X&O Labs exclusive clinic report, Coach Freund details how he teaches his receivers to gain separation by reading the defenders eyes and leverage and how to make plays on the ball in both red zone and big field situations. Click here to read the report.

#ScholarshipAlert: ECU head coach Scottie Montgomery delivers a very special Mother’s Day gift to a walk-on’s mom

Dover (NJ): Dover HS is looking for an assistant football coach, linebacker experience preferred but not required. Teaching positions in Physics, Chemistry, English, Spanish, History, Guidance Counselor. NJ certified only. Email

Nonnawaug (CT): We hear the head coaching position is open and that John Oko will not return as head coach.

The Harker School (San Jose, CA): The Harker School in San Jose, CA is seeking a varsity defensive backs coach. Please email if interested.

Twitter will now host its own original NFL content

Colgan (VA): Colgan HS is looking for an English teacher / assistant football coach. Coaching position could be working with the varsity and / or freshmen squad. Must be able to obtain a Virginia teaching license. Colgan is located in Northern Virginia, 45 miles south of Washington, DC, in Prince William County. We are a brand new school with only 9th, 10th, and 11th graders currently. We had an 8-1 record playing a JV schedule in 2016 and this fall will be our first full varsity season. Interested candidates can email a resume and references to head football coach Steve Baudendistel at No phone calls, please.

Stephen F. Austin (Austin, TX): Stephen F. Austin HS is located in downtown Austin, TX. We are looking to hire a confident, energetic SECONDARY COACH for the 2017 season. Coach will take on sub-varsity football responsibilities in addition to a 2nd sport (soccer, softball). Coach must be TEA certified to teach high school English, Math or Science. Email resume and cover letter to Defensive Coordinator Bernard Riley.

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

One note about the various “State” pages.We’ll always update High School Scoop before we get to updating each “State” page.If you see an update that hasn’t yet made it to the State page please let us know text225.229.3429or DM @CoachSamzor @FootballScoop. Thank you!