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High School Scoop - Tuesday March 21, 2017

Tuesday March 21, 2017


Sun Valley (Monroe, NC): Sun Valley HS is looking for defensive position coaches. We are flexible and on field position will be determined by specific skill set. The school is located about 25 minutes from downtown Charlotte and are coming off of an 8-4 season. Teaching positions for 2017-18 are not known yet but are expected in multiple content areas (no PE) and possibly some non-certified positions. Please send resume to HFC Tad Baucom at

Carlisle (PA): Carlisle HS has named Brett Ickes as their new head coach.

Bartow (FL): Bartow HS is looking to hire a new head coach. Experience at the High School or College level is desired. The coach must have strong communication skills, organizational skills. Teaching position will be available, but the subject areas have not been determined at this point. Candidates should hold a valid teaching certificate, or have the ability to obtain a Florida Teaching Certificate and/or Coaching Certificate. We are looking for someone that has a wonderful resume, but more importantly, someone that is excited to be here for a long period of time, building a Championship program once again. This a great opportunity to take one of the largest schools in Central Florida back to a Championship level. Interested candidates should email their resume to the Athletic Director at Interested candidates should also visit the Polk County Public Schools website to apply.

Jack Britt (Fayetteville, NC): Jack Britt HS is no longer accepting resumes for the defensive coordinator / head strength position. Thank you for the overwhelming response.

Houston Strake Jesuit (TX): Mark Modeste has been announced as head coach. He was previously the defensive coordinator at Sacred Heart Prep (Atherton, CA).

Bartow (FL): Head coach Jake McCrae has stepped down, per source.

East Ridge (FL): East Ridge HS is looking to fill the following positions to begin immediately: Varsity WRs coach, Varsity DBs coach, and Varsity DL coach. JV Coaching positions are also available. There are currently NO teaching positions available. Contact head coach Ashour Peera if interested at

Strawberry Crest (FL): Strawberry Crest HS has an opening for a defensive assistant football coach with experience coaching the defensive line and/or linebackers. The ideal candidate will be available by 3pm, have varsity coaching experience, as well as be available for the off season as well. These positions will either carry a part time stipend or are volunteer positions only. Please send your resume to head coach Ron Hawn at

Lexington (SC): Lexington HS is looking for an experienced varsity WRs coach and DL coach. Teaching opening are social studies and biology. Please send resume to AD / head coach, Perry Woolbright at

Alonso (Tampa, FL): Alonso HS is currently looking for assistant coaches for linebackers and wide receivers. There are immediate ESE Teaching Jobs available in Math and English. Looking for coaches who either CURRENTLY have certification in ESE, or do not need a teaching job at all in the building. Please do not apply if you have any other certifications other than ESE. Qualified applicants, please send your resume and references to

Eastside (SC): Former Blythewood HS (SC) head coach Dan Morgan is the program’s new head coach.

Phillip O. Berry (NC): Phillip O. Berry HS is seeking assistant football coaches on the varsity level Including Defensive Backs and Linebackers coach. Possible Defensive Coordinator position will be offered to the right candidate. Stipends will be available for all positions. All candidates must have previous experience, preferably college experience. Please send your resume to Travis Witherspoon

Agua Fria (AZ): Agua Fria HS, located in Avondale, AZ, is seeking either an offensive or defensive coordinator for the Fall 2017 season. There are lower level assistant positions open as well. There will be teaching positions available in all subjects. If interested, please contact head coach Ross Crow at

Lincoln (FL): Yusif Shakir has resigned from the head coaching position.

Loy Norrix (MI): Terry Farmer, the head coach at England HS (AR) will be the program's new head coach, per source.

Auburndale (WI): The head coaching job has been posted. Erik Custer led the team in 2016.

Durango (CO): Durango HS has several openings for assistant coaches. Teaching spots in the building open include Math, English, SPED, as well as Middle School Math/Science and an elementary school PE position. Football team went 7-4 and return a good nucleus of players at the 3A Colorado level. Visit this link to apply for both teaching and coaching positions.


River Falls (WI): The head coaching job has been posted. Jason Wolf coached the team last season.

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Martensdale-St. Mary's (Martensdale, IA): Martensdale-St. Marys is looking for a varsity assistant coach (possible coordinator) for next season. We are a small school 30 minutes south of Des Moines, IA. We have our own locker room, coaches office, and field turf. We have teaching positions available as a HS Secondary English Language Arts Teacher and a PK-6 Counselor. All teaching candidates must be qualified teachers and able to perform in the classroom. If interested email a resume, letter of interest and three references to Ben Zizis at

Palm Desert (CA): Palm Desert HS is no longer accepting applicants for their offensive coordinator and Special Education position. Thank you all for the the overwhelming interest.

Bonanza (NV):Bonanza HS will be hosting the 2017 “Air-it-Out” 7 on 7 Tournament at Bonanza High School on May 27, 2017. We have commitments from several local Las Vegas schools participants. We are looking for more quality programs from either Utah, Arizona, or California to participate in the Varsity or JV divisions. Each team will be guaranteed four games. Pool Play in the morning and Tournament in the afternoon. Trophy awarded to the champion. We do have discounted rooms from nearby hotel for Friday/Saturday night stays. For more information or to lock down your spot, please email

Central Valley (CA): Central Valley HS is looking to add an assistant coach. Position(s) will be determined on candidate’s best fit with staff. Teaching positions are available in PE / Math. Those interested can apply on edjoin, and should contact Head Coach Scott Edwards at

De Soto (Arcadia, FL): DeSoto County HS is looking for an assistant football coach (possibly a coordinators position to the right candidate) to join a hard-working staff as we continue to build a positive program. Teaching positions are available now are in Reading and possibly in Math or Science. There will be other positions available for the following school year for those with the ability to obtain a Florida teaching license. Please send resume and references to Matt Egloff at

Guilford (CT): Per source, Guilford has re-opened their search for a new head coach to replace Mike Eagle, who resigned in early December.

Mission Prep (CA): Per source, David Schuster has been announced as the new head coach. Schuster is a former assistant at Grace Brethren (Simi Valley, CA).

Sebastian River (FL): Martin County (FL) head coach Chuck Kenyon is leaving to become the next head coach at Sebastian River HS. He replaces Kevin Pettis, who took the head coaching job at Tallahassee-Chiles.

Ferris (CA): Head coach Jim Sharkey has been suspended.

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