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High School Scoop - Thursday November 10, 2016

Thursday November 10, 2016


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East Henderson (NC): Head coach John McMillan has announced his resignation after three seasons.

Covenant Day (NC): Covenant Day School in Charlotte, NC is looking for volunteer and paid assistant football coaches at the Middle School and Junior Varsity levels for the 2017 football season. Covenant Day will be a second-year program with coordinator and position group jobs available. You must be a Christian to apply. Please contact Coach James at if interested.

Tazewell (VA): Head coach Shane Allen has been informed that the school plans to go in a different direction after five seasons under his leadership.

Urbana (IL): Head coach Nathan Watson has resigned after eight seasons.

Lake Central (IN): Brett St. Germain has resigned from the head coaching post.

Boone Grove (IN): Tony Tinkel has resigned after six seasons leading the program to a 30-33 mark.

South LaFourche (LA): Brandon Nowlin has been relieved of his duties after one season and a 3-7 mark.

Ygnacio Valley (CA): Per source, Phil Puentes has stepped down from the head coaching post.

East Paulding (GA): Jon Lindsey has resigned from the head coaching job, per source.

Siegel (TN): Greg Bryant has stepped down as head coach.

Brunswick (GA): Larry Harold has resigned as head coach.

Natchitoches (LA): Brandon Helms has resigned as head coach and athletic director after a decade leading the program.

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Concordia Prep (MD): Concordia Prep (MD) has positions on varsity level available specifically running backs, offensive line, linebacker and defensive backs with potential for possible coordinator job for the right candidate. We currently have no teaching positions but with possible stipend for coaching. All interested candidates should email their resume and any questions to head coach Josh Ward at

East Wake (NC): John Poulnott is stepping down from the head coaching post, per HighSchoolOT. Poulnott spent seven seasons leading the program where he went 31-48, and notes that he plasnt o spend the next two years traveling the country with his family.

Chatham (VA): Chatham HS is looking to add volunteer assistant to his 2017 coaching staff. There is an immediate need for volunteer coaches at various offensive and defensive positions. Great position for someone looking to try and get into coaching. Chatham is located about 20 minutes north of the North Carolina border in Virginia, in close proximity to Danville, VA and about 45 minutes south of Lynchburg, VA. Please email Coach Allen at with your resume.

Leland (CA): Leland HS is now accepting applications for positions within our football program. Our JV Head Coach position is currently open, along with positions at both the Varsity and JV levels. We are moving into our first full off-season in the middle of a rebuilding phase and we are looking for coaches with a high level of energy and motivation to join our staff. Coaches should be good role models and teachers for our young men both on and off the field. All positions are open to discussion. All applicants please attach a resume and short statement of interest in an e-mail to Head Coach Mike Ward at No teaching positions currently available but openings in the district are continuously coming open.

Santa Clara (Oxnard, CA): Santa Clara HS is looking to fill the following open dates in 2017-2018; August 25, September 15, September 22. Santa Clara HS is located in Oxnard, CA, about 70 miles north of downtown Los Angeles. Interested program can contact

Kettle Moraine (WI): First-year head coach Justin Gumm is looking to add 3 additional paid assistants to his staff. KM is looking to hire high character people with a year-round commitment to building a championship culture. Teaching openings in business (start in January), with additional opportunities coming soon. It's a great opportunity at a phenomenal school district and community in Milwaukee suburbs. Also, play in the most competitive conference in the largest division in the state. If interested send resume and references to Justin at


2 QB Runs From Empty Sets: The viability of a running QB produces a numbers advantage for the offense and using them from Empty sets clarifies vanilla run boxes presented by the defense. Matt Burleson, the head coach at Telfair County High School (GA), details the QB trap and QB dive schemes he'll use against five and six man run boxes in an exclusive clinic report on Last season, Telfair's QBs ran for nearly 1,000 yards and 14 touchdowns just on these two concepts alone. Both are inexpensive concepts that are already part of his offensive play menu in other personnel groupings. Read the report here.

Boyertown Area (PA): Boyertown Area Senior High School is seeking qualified, experienced candidates for the position of Head Varsity Football Coach. Boyertown (6-A with a student enrollment of 2,200 +) competes in PIAA District 1, and the Pioneer Athletic Conference. Information about requirements and submissions can be found via this link. Deadline to apply is November 28, 2016.