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Strength Scoop - Monday December 12, 2016

Monday December 12, 2016


South Dakota School of Mines: South Dakota School of Mines and Technology is currently accepting applications for 2 UNPAID Strength and Conditioning Internship positions. The dates which are somewhat flexible, are Jan 9th – April 21st. Selected interns will be working with all 11 sports at SD Mines, including football. Interns will assist strength staff with the implementation of strength and conditioning programs for all SD Mines athletic teams. In addition, they will help with facility maintenance and aide in the enforcement of weight room policies and procedures. This will be a hands on experience with responsibilities assigned based on previous experience. To be eligible, applicants must be pursuing a career as a collegiate strength and conditioning coach. Additionally, the applicant must be completing a Bachelors or Master’s degree in Exercise Science or any related field. Preference will be given to applicants who have obtained their SCCC, CSCS, USAW, and CPR certifications. They must have a strong work ethic, great energy and enthusiasm, excellent communication skills, and great desire to learn about the strength and conditioning profession. This position will not receive any monetary compensation, but will receive valuable experience and future recommendation based on performance. College credit hours will be accepted if applicable with your current institution. To apply, email a cover letter, resume, and list of three professional reference to Bret Miguez, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at Please enter “spring 2017 Internship” for the subject heading.

Georgia State: Sources tell us that Scott Holsopple will be retained as strength coach

Augsburg College (D-III - MN): Augsburg College is accepting applications for Strength & Conditioning Interns for the 2017 Spring Semester. Augsburg is a member of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. Responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of Augsburg’s 19 Division III intercollegiate athletic programs; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties; and professional development throughout internship program. Qualifications include a strong work ethic, punctuality, enthusiasm, and a strong desire to further one's career in the field of Strength & Conditioning. Preferred qualifications include: SCCC, CSCS, or USAW certifications; CPR/AED certification and previous coaching experience. This is an unpaid position, however, selected applicants will receive experience working with a wide variety of college athletes, better understand program design, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. To apply, send your resume, a list of 3 professional references, and a letter of interest to Head Strength & Conditioning Coach Ryan Rasmussen at