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High School Scoop - Tuesday January 17, 2017

Tuesday January 17, 2017


Cincinnati La Salle (OH): Cincinnati La Salle HS is seeking candidates for its head coach vacancy. Please send letter of interest, resume and references to Keith Pantling, Athletic Director, at by Friday, January 27th. La Salle has won the last three Division II state championships in Ohio.

How Mike Gundy built a tougher football team by practicing less and lighter than he ever has.

Jeff Davis (GA): Dublin assistant head coach Lance Helton has been hired as head coach. He replaces Ed Lovvorn who was with the program for one season.

Union Grove (GA): Villa Rica head coach Chad Frazier has been hired, replacing Craig Melton after two seasons.

Perry (GA): Houston County (GA) defensive line coach Kevin Smith has been hired to lead the program. Smith takes over for Carl Dixon who spent two years with the program.

Appling County (GA): East Paulding HS (GA) head coach Jon Lindsey has been tabbed to replace JT Pollack.

Washington-Wilkes (GA): The head coaching job is open following the resignation of Jacob Kelley.

North Oconee (GA): Grayson HS (GA) offensive coordinator Tyler Auradt has been hired to replace the retiring Terry Tuley.

Mount Zion (GA): Head coach Keith Holloway has retired after 30 years of coaching.

Earle County (GA): Trey Woolf, who has led the program the past 16 seasons, has announced his retirement.

Northeast Macon (GA): Bruce Mullen has retired after 13 seasons with the program and a 65-71 mark with six playoff appearances.

Newnan (GA): Head coach Mike McDonald has resigned.

Monroe Area (GA): Collins Hill HS (GA) head coach Kevin Reach has resigned to take the Monroe Area head coaching job.

Jefferson (GA): Offensive coordinator Gene Cathcart has been promoted to head coach, replacing Ben Hall, who took the head coach at Flowery Branch HS (GA).

Peachtree (GA): Mark Fleetwood has resigned after six seasons to take a job in Alabama.

Knoxville West (TN): Lamar Brown, who led the Morristown West HS (TN) program to three regional titles, and three state quarterfinal games in nine seasons, has informed his team he's leaving for the head coaching job at Knoxville West HS.

St. Pius X (NM): Dave Montoya, the special teams coordinator for the program last season, has been named head coach according to the Albuquerque Journal.

Carrollton (OH): After five seasons leading the program, head coach Eric McCort has decided to step down as head coach to focus on his family.

Camanche (IA): Dustin Coit has been named head coach. He replaces John Roemer.

Sparks (NV): Brad Rose, the offensive coordinator at North Valleys HS (NV), has been named head coach.

Bishop Carroll (KS): Alan Schuckman has announced his resignation as head coach following 22 seasons, 21 straight winning seasons, 192 wins, 11 City titles and two state titles.

South Point (NC): Mickey Lineberger has retired after six seasons and a 70-15 mark as the head coach, which includes the state 3A title this past season. Lineberger had been with the program since 1983.

KIPP Renaissance (LA): KIPP Renaissance HS, located in the Bywater (9th ward) area of New Orleans, is currently looking for defensive coaches for the position of Db's & Lb's. These are stipend positions with possible teaching opportunities. We are an A rated High School and we play in the 3A division of the LHSAA. Interested candidates should end a resume and cover letter to

Wilson (TX): Rhudy Maskew, who served on the Texas Tech staff with Spike Dykes in the 90's, has been named head coach.

Olathe West (KS): TJ O'Neil has been hired to lead the program at Olathe West HS.

Capital Christian (CA): Head coach Casey Taylor is leaving Del Oro HS (CA), where he was the head coach, to become the head coach at Capital Christian HS.

Nease (FL): Nease HS is seeking defensive assistant coaches. Preference will be given to someone with experience working with the Secondary but all positions will be considered. Teaching positions will be available in every subject area, except for PE. Nease is a 6A program and an A rated school. The ideal candidate is competitive, energetic, organized and passionate about making kids successful in all facets of their life. Applicant should have a strong working knowledge of Hudl. All interested applicants please send a resume and references to head coach Tim Krause at

Tomball Memorial (TX): Spring HS (TX) head coach Sam Parker has been named head coach.

Fairmont (NC): Kevin Inman is the new head coach.

Red Springs (NC): Lawrence Ches has been tabbed as the new head coach, per source.

Republic (MO): Dustin Baldin has been named the new head coach of the program.

Rome (GA): Rome High School is seeking qualified applicants that are interested in working with a dynamic football program. Several assistant positions are available, including but not limited to 9 th grade and Middle School programs under the direction of Coach John Reid. Must hold a valid Georgia teaching certificate. Openings include: Special Education, Business, Math, Science, and Language Arts. If interested, please email at

New Boston Huron (MI): Former Genoa (OH) head coach Tim Spiess has been named head coach, per Jordan Strack.

Orlando Christian Prep (FL): Central Florida Christian Academy offensive coordinator Kalvin Rymer has left the program and is joining the Orlando Christian Prep staff as defensive line coach, per source.

Centennial (Las Vegas, NV): DUstin Forshee is the new head coach at Centennial HS, per source.

Curley (MD): Head coach Sean Murphy is stepping down after 21 years with the program.

James Logan (Union City, CA): James Logan HS is seeking a Varsity defensive coordinator. There is no teaching job associated with this position currently. We are looking for a coach with coordinating experience at the varsity or college level with playing experience as well. The position has a stipend. Applicant must be fluent in hudl video systems and have a flexible work schedule to meet the demands of an off campus coordinator. All interested applicants please send an updated resume to Head Coach Zac McNally at

Thornton (IL): Thornton Township HS is currently looking for four assistant football coaches (2 Varsity & 2 Lower Level). The varsity is looking for a defensive coordinator, and or, defensive coaches who specialize in the secondary, defensive line, and or linebackers. . The lower level is looking for 1 defensive coach who can coordinate defense and 1 offensive coach who can coordinate offense. Teaching positions within the high school will be determined for the 2017-2018 school year. We are looking for fully committed coaches who are dedicated and understand that football is a year round sport. Responsibilities will include coaching an individual position, breaking down film, and an involvement in off-season training. If you are interested, please send an email, resume and references to head coach Dontrell Jackson at .

Monessen (PA): Mikey Blainefield has been announced as the new head coach of the program.

Connellsville (PA): Head coach Tim Karpiak has resigned after one season.

St. Mary's Ryken (MD): Head coach Jerry Franks is stepping down.

Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic (PA): Patrick O'Shea has been announced as the new head coach.

Tippecanoe (IN): Stephen Moriarty has been named head coach after serving as an assistnat for the program last season. He takes over for co-coaches Jeff Shriver and Aaron Norris.

Frenship (TX): Garland Sachse (TX) offensive coordinator / quarterbacks coach Jay Northcutt has been approved as the new head coach at Frenship HS.

David Crockett (TN): Former NFL player Gerald Sensabaugh has been announced as the program's new head coach.

Luella (GA): Luella HS is seeking qualified applicants for the position of the school’s 3rd head football coach and classroom teacher. The teaching position associated with this posting could be from a number of curricula departments. Interested applicants should carefully review all the following information. After review, interested applicants should Submit an application online at via this link. Email a letter of interest and resume Ms. Michelle Ahmad, 1 of the co-athletic directors at Successful applicant should hold or qualify for a valid Georgia teaching certificate.

Linn Mar (IA): Paul James has left his post as the head coach at Cedar Rapids Washington (IA) to become the head coach at Linn Mar.

Toledo Rogers (OH): Toledo Rogers HS is actively seeking three Varsity Assistant Football coaching candidates. Playing experience or Varsity Football Coaching experience is preferred. Stipend positions only. Please send resume and references to Varsity Head Football coach Terrence Blevins at

Chartiers Valley (PA): Chartiers Valley HS(PA) is seeking Varsity Assistant Football Coaches that can help take our program to the next level. Position will be determined based on qualifications. There will not be a teaching attachment to the coaching job. This is a Stipend only position. Expectations will be set high for both players and coaches. We compete in the very competitive 5A Allegheny 9 Conference in the WPIAL. Interested applicants can submit a letter of interest and resume to Head Coach Niel Loebig at

Bishop Henricken (RI):Bishop Hendricken HS is looking for a varsity opponent on 9/8/17. Bishop Hendricken is an all male catholic high school and recently won its 7th consecutive state championship. If you are interested please contact Head coach Keith Croft

Millikan (Long Beach, CA): Millikan HS is looking for an away game for the weekend of Aug. 25-26. We are open to all opponents and are willing to travel in state or out of state. If interested please email

Centennial (FL): Josh Watkins has joined as OC/QB coach, Zachary Cooper has joined as the DL coach (previously the assistant DL coach at Florida Atlantic University), Codi Vick has joined as the DB coach (previously the asst. DB coach at FAU) and Jacob Patrick has joined as the OL/S&C coach.

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