Monday September 1, 2016
Florida State: Florida State strength coach Vic Viloria has been suspended for four weeks without pay following his DUI arrest. Viloria's 30-day suspension starts September 2nd and runs through October 1st, and he will miss a total of five games.
LSU: Louisiana State University is currently accepting applications for 2 Spring 2017 volunteer internship positions. Qualified candidates would work with Football, Volleyball, Men’s and Women’s Track and Field, and Baseball. This is an unpaid position that is responsible for assisting the LSU Strength and Conditioning staff with the implementation of the Strength and Conditioning program, set up and break down of all workouts, maintenance and upkeep of the weight room and facility, and hands on experience training Division I collegiate athletes. This will provide potential candidates with an opportunity for a well-rounded experience working with multiple Division I collegiate sports. Required qualifications include completion or current pursuit of an undergraduate degree in exercise science or a related course of study, a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional, and possess a strong work ethic. Other preferred qualifications include certification from an accredited organization, previous coaching experience, personal involvement in a collegiate competitive sport, and proficiency in teaching and performing Olympic movements. There is no monetary compensation so if this position is not an economically feasible option for you, please do not apply. Official start date would be early January and continue through the end of April. Please send cover letter, resume, and 5 references to Jake Riedel at firstname.lastname@example.org.