Wednesday April 30, 2014
Fort Worth Christian (TX): Sam Harrell, a Texas High School Coaches Association Hall of Honor member, a three-time state champion at Ennis (TX) and father of former Texas Tech quarterback Graham Harrell, is now the defensive coordinator at Fort Worth Christian. He previously retired in 2009 due to complications from multiple sclerosis. “I’m just doing things I’d never dream I’d do again,” Harrell told the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. “I thought [his coaching career] was over. I really did. I’m like the kid in a candy store.”
Yancey (NC): Durham Riverside (NC) offensive coordinator Lamont Robinson has been named the head coach at Bartlett Yancey High School in Yanceyville, NC.
Leesville (NC): Head coach Chad Smothers has resigned to take the AD job at Knightdale. Smothers went 32-6 in three seasons with two undefeated regular seasons. Leesville is 85-29 overall since 2005 with four conference titles.
Colquitt County (GA): Colquitt County is looking for an offensive coordinator after Shawn Sutton's departure from the program.
Landrum (SC): Head coach Russell Mahaffey has stepped down and will become the new defensive coordinator at Woodruff (SC).
Jacksonville (NC): Jacksonville High School in Jacksonville, NC (located near the coast in Eastern North Carolina) is seeking football coaches certified in PE, History, Math and Special Edcuation. Jacksonville is in the 3A Coastal Conference. Contact Head Coach Beau Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Winchester (IN): Head football coach Mike Jones will assume duties as athletics director.
Andrew (IL): Dave Connell, a 1990 Andrew graduate, will return as head coach.
Gainesville Oak Hall School (FL): Former Ocala West Port (FL) head coach Russell Holley is the new offensive coordinator at Oak Hall School.
Ola (GA): Ola High School is currently accepting resumes for a Varsity offensive line coaching position. The candidate would also be required to be an assistant wrestling coach as well. Teaching positions available in Math, Special Ed Math or Special Ed English ONLY. If you are interested and certified in the appropriate area please email head football coach Jared Zito at Jared.Zito@henry.k12.ga.us
Mayflower (AR): Todd Langrell has been unanimously approved as the new head coach. Langrell was the offensive coordinator at Greenbrier HS (AR) last year.
Scottsdale Prep (AZ): Scottsdale Prep is looking for a varsity defensive coordinator. All interested applicants can email head coach Jake Barro their materials at email@example.com.
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Eastern (NJ): Dan Spittal has announced his retirement from the head coaching post.
Slocomb (AL): Slocomb HS is looking for assistant coaches on both sides of the ball. Applicants must hold a valid Alabama teaching certificate in Math or Science. Defensive coordinator is a must for at least one of the spots. Please send resumes to head coach Jon Cooper at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Scottsdale Prep (AZ): Jake Barro has been named head coach at Scottsdale Prep, and he's looking for assistant coaches. Interested candidates can contact him at Jkbarro3@gmail.com.
Marsh Valley (ID): Marsh Valley HS is looking for an offensive or defensive coordinator. Possible teaching position TBD. Experienced coaches and teachers only please. Contact head coach Thomas Elliott if interested at 205-915-7234.
Irmo (SC): Bob Hanna has resigned as the head coach / athletic director.
Jacksonville (NC): Jacksonville High School in Jacksonville, NC (located near the coast in Eastern North Carolina) is seeking football coaches certified in PE and History. Jacksonville is in the 3A Coastal Conference. Contact Head Coach Beau Williams at email@example.com.
Viewmont (UT): Scott Ditty, a former assistant at Alta HS (UT) and Timpview HS (UT), has been announced as the new head coach.
St. Paul (KS): Doug Tuck has resigned from the head coaching position after 25 years leading the program.
Pleasant Grove (CA): Jason Rossow has been tabbed to take over the head coaching role.
Carrboro (NC): Head coach Jason Tudryn has resigned and accepted the director of high school relations position at North Carolina.
Buhl (ID): Buhl High School in Idaho has an opening for an assistant coach. This is a stipend position. This could be a O/D coordinator position for the correct candidate. The district does have current openings for teaching and counseling. With more possible openings in the near future. Candidates are encouraged to contact Head Coach Rick Wells 541-977-5657 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Spring Valley (SC): Dr. Jerry Brown has been confirmed by the board as the new head coach at Spring Valley HS.
West Memphis (AR): Billy Elmore has been named head coach.
Greater Atlanta Christian (GA): Greater Atlanta Christian School is looking for a varsity linebackers coach. Candidates must be capable of teaching in Social Studies in a college preparatory setting and must have a strong to commitment to Christ. Significant Teaching and Coaching experience required. If interested, candidates should email head coach Tim Hardy at email@example.com.