Skip to main content

High School Scoop - Tuesday February 14, 2017

Tuesday February 14, 2017


Pete Michaletos, who spent 46 years as the head football coach at Kennedy HS (Fremont, CA), has passed away. Please join us in keeping his family in your prayers.

West Montgomery (NC): The head football job at West Montgomery HS in NC is open. Please email resumes and interest letters to

Recent study shows there's "not necessarily" a link between cramps and hydration

Dearborn (MI): Dearborn HS is looking to fill its staff for the upcoming football season. We are looking for a varsity offensive assistant (WR's experience required). While there are currently no teaching openings available, we do anticipate positions in the fall, we are a growing district. We will have a stipend. Varsity coaching experience is preferred, as well as experience with Hudl. If interested please contact head coach John Powell at

Carlmont (Belmont, CA): Carlmont HS in Belmont Ca is looking for 1 or possibly 2 JV assistants. OL or LBs, could be same person. Contact Jake Messina at

Delphos Jefferson (OH): Per source, assistant coach Brandon Behnfeldt has been promoted to head coach.

Lewisburg (MS): Lewisburg HS is looking a games on September 8, 2017 and/or September 15th, 2017. We are located just south of Memphis, TN. Please contact Head Football Coach Matt Gehrke at

Palmetto Ridge (FL):Palmetto Ridge HS is looking for a game for the 2017 season during week 1. Palmetto Ridge is a 6A school in Naples, Florida. If interested please contact Chris Toukonen at

Henry County (KY): The head coaching job is open following head coach Jason Spencer stepping down, per source.

Cleveland Central (MS): Ricky Smithers will be the new head coach, per sources. Smithers is the former head coach at Northeast Mississippi Community College.

Marshall (TX): Head coach Clint Harper has been named the new athletic director at Duncanville ISD (TX).

Sandy Creek (GA): We understand that Sandy Creek HS is accepting applicants for their head coaching job.

Lake Hamilton (AR): Fountain Lake HS (AR) head coach Tommy Gilleran has been hired as the program's new head coach.

Mesquite (TX): Jeff Fleener has been hired to lead the program.

Union Pines (NC): Westwood HS (SC) offensive coordinator Matt Quinn has been named head coach.

Wallace Rose Hill (NC): Wallace Rose Hill HS is accepting resumes for the head coaching position. Please email resumes to principal Tim Jenkins at

Newnan (GA): Sandy Creek HS (GA) head coach Chip Walker is the new head coach, per source.

The Kings Academy: Head coach Michael Johnson is joining Jim Harbaugh's staff at Michigan.

Rockford East (IL): Rockford East HS is seeking an experienced assistant varsity coach. Candidates must demonstrate great knowledge of defensive concepts, ability to teach the position, can work well with members of the staff and have a passion for working with urban high school student-athletes. Must be able to attend all meetings and practices. All interested and qualified applicants should email resume and references to Gary Griffin at Many teaching positions are available in our district.

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 via: / text 225.229.3429 or DM @CoachSamz or @FootballScoop. Thank you!