Skip to main content

High School Scoop - Tuesday March 7, 2017

Tuesday March 7, 2017

coachcomm-presbyfeb17

Kickapoo (MO): Marshfield (MO) head coach Nate Thomas has accepted the head coaching job at Kickapoo HS, per source.

6 behaviors that successful coaches never allow from players and their staff

Suwanee (FL): Suwannee HS in Live Oak, Fl is looking for an experienced coach on the varsity level that has worked on both sides of the ball. Somebody who doesn't mind putting in the work to help improve our program. PE Position is available immediately. Contact head coach Kyler Hall if interested. kyler.hall41@gmail.com

Freedom (WI): Frank Mattia has been hired as the new head coach at Freedom HS, per source.

Guardian-Participation

Guardian Caps:“I was all set to buy Guardian Caps but our helmet manufacturer told us it would add risk” – HS Coach in Texas. Of course they did – they have a lot of products they sell in addition to revenue from helmet upgrades and reconditioning that Guardian Caps affect. Coaches don’t need their helmet manufacturer’s permission to use a Guardian Cap. Liability is determined by a court of law, not a manufacturer.

Columbus (WI): Per source, Scott Hilber has resigned from the head coaching post.

Olathe North (KS): Olathe North is accepting resumes for OL/DL best fit. Possible teaching in Social Studies and Math with possibles in other areas. No PE. Interested programs can contact head coach Chris McCartney at wmccartneyon@olatheschools.org.

Jordan Christian Prep (FL): Per source, Terry Drake has been named head coach. Grady Morrell III will be the defensive coordinator, and Marcus Castillo will work as offensive coordinator.

Belvidere (IL): Belvidere HS is currently seeking assistant football coaches with possible coordinator position. Currently, we have Industrial Technology, English, Bilingual/ESL, Family & Consumer Science and Special Education available in our building. Visit this link to view all available positions. Please submit resumes to head coach Darin Wecker at dwecker@district100.com.

Coatesville (PA): Coatesville HS is seeking a home game for the 2017 Season. We are a 6A classification school located 45 minutes west of Philadelphia. The date is Friday September 8th or Saturday September 9th. If interested, contact head coach Matt Ortega at ortegam@casdschools.org.

Roseland Collegiate Prep (Santa Rosa, CA): Roseland Collegiate Prep is starting up a football program. We will play in the NCL III North which is an 8 man league within the North Coast Section. Our vision is to play 8 man for a few years and then transition into an 11 man program. We are currently searching for our first varsity head football coach. This is a walk on position with a $3k stipend. Teaching positions may be available depending on the credential held by the applicant. Interested parties may contact Chris Meredith @ 707-528-1764 or cmeredith@roselandsd.org.

Hillsdale (San Mateo, CA): Hillsdale HS has opening for Varsity / JV LBs or DBs, and RBs or WRs and assistants for the freshman team. Second sport opportunties available in Track and assistant Wrestling coach. Teaching positions in math, Social Science, Spanish, English, and Special Ed. Email head coach Mike Parodi with resumes or further questions at coachmp@gmail.com.

Ola (GA): Ola HS is looking for a Varsity wide receivers coach. Teaching positions available in English, Science or Guidance Counseling at this time. 2nd sport coachingmay be available. NO PE! If you are certified in one of the available teaching positions, have experience playing or coaching wide receivers and are seriously interested please send your resume to Jared.Zito@henry.k12.ga.us.

Miami (OK): Miami HS in Miami, OK has two assistant coaching openings. One on offense and defense (with possible coordinator responsibilities). Please send resume and references to arice@mpswardogs.com.

Fitzgerald (GA): Per source, Valdosta HS (GA) offensive coordinator Tucker Pruitt has left the program to take over the head coaching job at his alma mater, Fitzgerald HS.

Santo (TX): Defensive coordinator Devon Mann has been promoted to head coach.

McGregor (TX): Judd Thrash will be the new head coach of the program, pending board approval tonight. Thrash was the assistant head coach at Colleyville Heritage (TX) last season.

Hardin (MT): Hardin HS, located in Hardin MT is seeking applicants for assistant coaches. These coaching openings are on both sides of the ball and include a defensive coordinator position. There will be teaching openings in math, science, SPED, and possibly PE, with several other openings in the middle school. Hardin is a class A school located in south central Montana, which has a very rich tradition in athletics, and is growing at a very rapid pace. Looking for energetic and enthusiastic coaches that will be committed to the development of our players and football program. Qualified applicants should email resume and references to Head Coach Jake Lynch at jake.lynch@hardin.k12.mt.us.

Guardian-Participation

San Antonio Madison (TX): San Antonio Johnson defensive coordinator Blaine Pederson has been named head coach at Madison. Pederson is a Madison graduate who worked for his alma mater from 1995-08.

Guardian Caps:"I was all set to buy Guardian Caps but our helmet manufacturer told us it would add risk" – HS Coach in Texas. Of course they did – they have a lot of products they sell in addition to revenue from helmet upgrades and reconditioning that Guardian Caps affect. Coaches don’t need their helmet manufacturer’s permission to use a Guardian Cap. Liability is determined by a court of law, not a manufacturer.

Hammond (LA): Steve Jones, a former head coach at a number of high school in Mississippi, including Florence HS, Ocean Springs HS, and Harrison Central HS, has been hired to replace Cecil Thomas at Hammond HS. Jones most recently served as the athletic director at Amite HS (LA).

Glenn Mills (GA): Glenn Hills HS in Augusta, GA is looking for an offensive line coach. Must be certified or willing to take the steps to get certified in Special Ed, History, Math or Reading. Please send resume to Nick Collins at glennhillsfootball@gmail.com.

Gordon Central (GA): Gordon Central HS is accepting resumes for the following coaching slots: OC, DC, and best fit on either side of the ball. Current teaching vacancies as of right now include Physical Education, Math and Special Education (Severe/Moderate SC). There is a good possibility that we will have another Physical Education and History slot too. I'm also looking for any community coaches that would like to join us too. I have an awesome booster club that is willing to help me supplement salaries too. I'm looking for younger or experienced coaches who want to work hard and build a program. If interested please email your resume to head coach Cory Nix @ cnix@gcbe.org.

Jesuit (Tampa, FL): Jesuit HS is looking for a week 2 Home game. Will consider week 9 as well. If interested please contact head coach Matt Thompson at (813) 767-8984 or mthompson@jesuittampa.org.

Irvine (CA): Irvine HS is looking for an assistant who wants to work closely with the head coach to learn all aspects of running a football program (offseason strength/conditioning, fundraising, program development). On field position and role is flexible based on experience. Teaching openings are possible in English, Math, Science, Social Studies, Special Education but will not know for sure until late April. Please email Erik Terry at erikterry@iusd.org with statement of interest and resume.

Keep track of head coaching movement across the country by state below:
ALAKAZARCACOCTDEFLGAHIIDILINIAKSKYLAMEMDMAMIMNMSMOMTNENVNHNJNMNYNCNDOHOKORPARISCSDTNTXUTVTVAWAWVWIWY

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:Mail@FootballScoop.com/ text225.229.3429or DM@CoachSamzor@FootballScoop. Thank you!