Friday August 1, 2014
Lake Oswego (OR): Former Estacada (OR) head coach/interim AD Brigham Baker has been hired as the athletics director at Lake Oswego.
Moffat County (CO): The school has announced the hiring of Mike Mitchell as athletics director and Keith Gille as head football coach.
Eastlake (CA): Longtime defensive coordinator Lee Price has been promoted to the head coaching post.
New Milford (CT): Larry Badaracco is the new head coach at New Milford HS.
Thursday July 31, 2014
Lakewood Ranch (FL): Mic Koczersut is the new head coach at Lakewood Ranch.
Aledo (TX): Longtime and uber-successful head coach Tim Buchanan announced today he will step down and focus solely on his role as the district's athletics director. Defensive coordinator Steve Wood will be the Bearcats' interim head coach for this season.
Grand Terrace (CA): Ryan Smalls has been promoted to head coach.
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Wednesday July 30, 2014
Belmond-Klemme Community (IA): Former Ellsworth Community College and Highland Community College assistant Xavier Leonard is now the head coach at Belmond-Klemme Community High School.
Tyler Bishop T.K. Gorman (TX): Texas College (NAIA) head coach George Cumby is the new athletics director at T.K. Gorman according to KLTV in Tyler.
Beckman (IA): Longtime teacher Jim Derr has been named head coach. Derr takes over the coaching duties for Gregg Hamman who recently left the post after five seasons.
Clinton (OK): Mike Lee, who has led the program to nine state titles in 25 seasons and is a member of the Oklahoma Coaches Association Hall of Fame, has announced his resignation.
Onondaga Central (NY): Steve Louis has been hired as the program's new head coach. Louis has been coaching at Onondago since 2001.
Granite City (IL): Head baseball coach John Moad has been promoted to athletics director.
Gadsden (NM): Head coach Roy Gerela has resigned.
Tuesday July 29, 2014
Olympic Heights (FL): With Dale Williams resigning for a sales position outside of coaching, Olympic Heights has named Ray Berger their new head coach. Berger is the third head coach in six months for the program.
Viroqua (WI): Rob Heller has resigned from the head coaching position.
Wynnewood (OK): Maysville (OK) head coach and athletics director Richard Norman has been hired to the same jobs at Wynnewood.
Lemoore (CA): Lemoore HS is looking for coaches all levels. We currently have 3 English and 1 Social Science position(s) open. If interested please call Head Coach Shannon S. Pulliam 559-940-2073. We are a Division 2 school with an attendance of 2,000.
Monday July 28, 2014
Longtime South Dakota high school coach Russ Morrell died of a heart attack while fishing this weekend. Please join us in praying for his family (including Montana Tech head coach Chuck Morrell) during this extremely difficult time. Morrell retired as the fifth winningest head coach in South Dakota history.
Congratulations to 2014 FootballScoop High School Video of the Year finalists - Aurora Central Catholic (IL), Bethlehem Catholic (PA), Bishop Gorman (NV), Aldine MacArthur (TX), Perkiomen Valley (PA), and Shiloh Christian (AR).
Staunton (IL): Kevin Krausz, an assistant at Knox College since 2006, has been hired as head coach.
Sheboygan (WI): Former UW-Stevens Point (D-III) linebackers coach Scott Rice is the new head coach at Sheboygan HS.
East St. John (LA): John Lambert has joined the staff at East St. John HS.
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Lake Howell (FL): Per source, Dave Wenysel is the new head coach at Lake Howell HS.