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High School Scoop - Tuesday December 4, 2018

Tuesday December 4, 2018


Poland (ME): Head coach Spender Emerson is joining the staff of Independence CC (JC - KS) staff as running backs coach and video coordinator.

Modesto (CA): Brett Wager has resigned from the head coaching position, per source.

South Kitsap (WA): Cory Vartanian will not be returning after two straight winless seasons.

Riverside (TX): Tony Pallanez has stepped down after three seasons leading the team.

Bel Air (TX): Tony Vervantes will not return as head coach.

Leo (Chicago, IL): Alum Shawn Frison will not return to lead the program, and Jamal Thompson has been tabbed to take over.

Bishop TK Gorman (Tyler, TX): Head coach Randy McFarlin has resigned after two seasons.

McAllen (TX): Head coach Kevin Brewer has announced his resignation.

Westside (GA): Scott Tate has resigned after five seasons leading the program.

Wyoming (WY): Todd Ghormley has resigned from the head coaching post of the Wyoming Indians program.

Chisholm (MN) Head coach Danny Quirk has resigned from the head coaching post.

Bartlett (TN): Tim Haney has resigned from the head coaching job.

Franklin County (MS): Trey Woodard will not return as head coach.

Glen Rock (NJ): Ryan Collier, who spent the past four years as an assistant, has been promoted to the head coaching post.

Cococino (AZ): Mike Moran is stepping down as head coach following their best season in six years.

Bradenton Christian (FL): Per source, Dan Fort is stepping down as head coach and will remain on board as athletic director.

Costa Mesa (CA): Head coach David Gutierrez has been let go after one season.

Brentsville District (VA): Brentsville District HS is looking to hire coaches for the upcoming season. We are specifically looking for a Varsity Defensive Backs coach and a JV Offensive Coordinator. Brentsville is a 3A school about 45 minutes outside of Washington D.C. in Prince William County, and we have made the postseason four straight seasons, having won four postseason games in that stretch of time. We are looking for committed, hard-working individuals that are interested in helping build a character-driven program. Specific teaching position availability is not known at this time, but possibilities exist both at BDHS and at our K-8 school next door. If interested, please send resume to Head Coach Joe Mullinax at


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Lee-Scott Academy (Auburn, AL): Robert Maddox has retired following his 13th season at Lee-Scott HS, per source.

Wellington (FL): Wellington HS is looking to hire a experienced Varsity coaches to work with QBs, OL, and special teams. We would prefer local candidates. We HAVE built a championship program and want coaches with a champion attitude. We run the spread offense. Applicants must have previous coaching experience. Teaching positions will be available. Interested coaches can contact

HS Head Coaching Change Map: Check out the 2018-19 head coaching changes from across the country