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Friday March 21, 2014 presented by:  {module 243}

Newman (LA): Legendary basketball and baseball coach, and current athletic director, Billy Fitzgerald is retiring today. Coach Fitz has been part of the Newman community for approximately 40 years. No words can explain what he has meant to the school. You'll be missed, Coach. 

Argyle Liberty Christian (TX): In a stunner, head coach Greg Price has been let go. Price joined the Warriors' staff as offensive line coach in 1997, was promoted to offensive coordinator in 2003 and compiled a 41-23 mark in five seasons as head coach. 

Ramona Valley (CA): Former Murrieta Valley HS (CA) head coach Vinny Fazio has accepted the head coaching job at Ramona HS, per source.

River Ridge (GA): River Ridge High School, Woodstock, GA is looking for a special teams coordinator and coaches with the ability to coach a defensive or offensive position. Applicants must have a renewable GA Teaching Certificate or be eligible for a GA Teaching Certificate. There will be several teaching openings in the fall. Please send resumes to

Menlo (Athertom, CA): Menlo HS is seeking a paid varsity assistant coach. Teaching position is available in English, and there are other opportunities for employment as well (such as varsity baseball coach). Please visit www.menloschool.org before contacting us. Interested, and informed coaches can contact Mark Newton at .

Seattle Prep (WA): Ed Paulter is stepping down from the AD position at the end of the year and Mark Cross will take over as his successor.

Paris North Lamar (TX): Former Memphis defensive line coach Tim Billings has been approved as the head coach / AD at North Lamar HS.

Patrick County (VA): Derrick Jones has been introduced as the new head coach. Jones was the defensive coordinator at Western Harnett HS (NC) last season.

St. Martin's (LA): Former Tulane quarterback Lester Ricard has been named head coach. Ricard spent last season coaching the quarterbacks at De La Salle HS (LA).

Beaumont Ozen (TX): Plez Atkins has been approved as the new head coach / campus coordinator. Atkins previously coached at North Forest HS (TX) in 2012.

Kennard-Dale (PA): Patrick Weider has been named head coach. Wieder spent this past season as an assistant at K-D, and was the offensive coordinator at York HS (PA) for seven seasons prior to that.

West Potomac (VA): West Potomac High School a 6A school in Alexandria, VA is currently looking to fill the following positions on the Varsity / JV staff; Defensive Line, Linebackers, and Offensive Line. Possible teaching positions will be discussed with qualified candidates. Please send resumes to Coach Ross at

Jack Britt (NC): Jack Britt High School (4AA) in Fayetteville, NC is looking for assistant football coaches for next year at Varsity DL and JV coordinator positions. Jack Britt has reached the playoffs every season after the first year the school was started (2000) including four 4AA State Championship Game appearances (most recent in 2012). We will have teaching openings for each position and all certification areas will be considered. A teaching certification is encouraged but not required. Lateral Entry is a possibility. If interested contact Head Coach Brian Rimpf at

H.L. Bourgeois (LA): H.L. Bourgeois is seeking a defensive line coach and a WR coach. Various teaching positions are available including History, Science, and Special Ed. Send resumes to .

Harbor Creek (PA): Per source, Ned Bailey will be the new head coach at Harbor Creek HS.

Mercedes (TX): Mercedes HS has promoted defensive coordinator Roger Adame to head coach and athletic director.

Capistrano Valley Christian (CA): Eric Preszler has been named head coach.

North Central (Indianapolis, IN): Assistant coach Kevin Kreinhagan has been named head coach. Krienhagan has been on staff for the past 12 seasons.

Grant (Fox Lake, IL): Vito Andriola, who had been serving as the head coach at Dundee-Crown HS (IL), has accepted the head coaching job.

Thursday March 20, 2014 presented by:  {module 212}

Tishomingo County (MS): Per source, Lanny Jones has stepped down from the head coaching position.

San Elizaro (TX): Jose Nieves has been hired as the new head coach and Peter Morales has been named athletic director.

Decatur (TX): Colleyville Heritage (TX) head coach Mike Fuller has accepted the head coach / athletic director job.

Mitchell (NC): Travise Pitman has been promoted to the head coaching post.

West Jefferson (LA): Marcus Scott has stepped down from the head coaching position.

Maynard Evans (FL): Evans High School (Orlando, Florida): Evans High School is a 8A School in Orlando, Florida that has openings for assistant football coaches including Defensive Coordinator. There are teaching jobs available except for PE. Please contact Rich Turner at if interested.

Eastern Washington’s Squat and Cathy Cover Two Techniques: At FCS Perennial powerhouse Eastern Washington University, Cornerbacks Coach Cherokee Valeria ties his players' footwork to their eyes and uses two methods to do so: Squat and Cathy. In an exclusive clinic report on XandOLabs.com, Valeria details both of his Cover Two techniques, including the drills he uses to teach them, against various releases they will see during the course of the season. Click here to read Coach Valeria’s clinic report.

Gwinn (MI): The school has announced the promotion of Dion Brown to head coach. 

Dakota (IL): Rick Schmitz is the new head coach. Schmitz is a former Rockford College assistant and previously served as the head coach at Rockford Jefferson HS (IL).

Buffalo (MN): Former NFL quarterback Todd Bouman has been hired as head coach. 

Gray Collegiate (SC): Gray Collegiate Academy, a new public charter HS, is looking to travel out of state for a week 10 game (October 31). We will come to you in 2014 and 2015. If interested, contact AD/football coach Adam Holmes at .

Bergen Catholic (NJ): According to Dallas Jackson, offensive coordinator Anthony Galella, quarterbacks coach Tom Kellehur, defensive line coach Tom Falato, and defensive backs coach John Ciurciu will not return to the staff next season.

Whitefield (GA): Whitefield Academy(Atlanta, GA) looking for Assistant Football Coach. Teaching positions open are High School History, English, and Math. Send resume to Coach Fields at  if interested.

Wheat Ridge (CO): Wheat Ridge High School is looking for 2 varsity assistant coaches. All positions will be considered, but line experience is preferred. We are also looking for a head coach on the freshmen level and an entry-level/volunteer assistant coach on the freshmen level (possible college student or recent grad). There is a possible math position at this point. Others may be added. Please send a resume to Head Coach Dan Reardon at .

Hoggard (NC): Hoggard High School in Wilmington, NC, has an open date on September 12th and looking for a game. Interested programs can email head coach / athletic director Scott Braswell at .

George Wythe (VA): George Wythe High School in Richmond, VA is looking for loyal and dedicated volunteer coaches to help with all three phases of the game. Interested coaches need to send their resume to head coach Frank Coston at .

Roseville (Roseville, CA): Former San Jose State defensive back Devin Newsome has been added to the staff as defensive backs coach.

Wednesday March 19, 2014 presented by:  {module 180}

Pequea Valley (PA): Great Valley head coach Mike Choi has stepped down after 10 seasons to take a similar post at Pequea Valley. 

Community School of Naples (FL): The Seahawks have promoted assistant coach Paul Selvidio to head coach. 

Edison (VA): Edison High School is looking for a defensive coordinator and assistant coaches. Edison is a 5A program in Fairfax, Va., we are in need of assistants for numerous positions: DBs, LBs, RBs, WRs. Coaches that are interested can send me your resume and any other materials at  

Thomasville (NC): Per source, Immokalee (FL) offensive coordinator Clay McKnight will be the new offensive coordinator at Thomasville. 

Homewood (AL): Ben Berguson has been named head coach at Homewood. 

Swanton (OH): Per source, Mike Vicars will leave Delta (OH) to become head coach at Swanton. 

Chula Vista (CA): Drew Westling is the new head coach at Chula Vista HS. 

Sierra Pacific (CA): Hanford HS (CA) assistant Josh Kloster is the new head coach at Sierra Pacific.

La Canada (CA): La Canada High School is looking for OL/DL coaches for various levels. We have 2 positions to fill. These are walk on jobs only with a potential full coaching stipend if the time commitment can be met. Email cover letter and resume to Head Coach Ramsey Lambert at

Torrey Pines (CA): Torrey Pines has named former assistant Ron Gladnick, the head coach at Clairemont HS (CA) the past two seasons, their new head coach.

Dover (DE): Dover HS is in need of a home/home game week 1 and week 3 of 2015-2016. We are a Division 1 school with 1800 students and made it to the state semis last year. We are looking to play top tier programs. Interested programs can contact Dante Jones at .

Dracut (MD): Jason Rivers has been named head coach. Rivers has spent nine seasons as an assistant at Dracut, and spent the 2012 season as the head coach at Ayer HS (MA).

Centennial (ID): After 42 seasons on the sideline, head coach Lee Neumann has decided to step down.

Palm Harbor University HS (FL): Palm Harbor is a Class 8 School located in the Tampa Area and is currently looking for assistant coaches for the following position groups: defensive line, running backs, wide receivers, and offensive line. If you are in need of a teaching position in the building, please do not apply. High School and/or College coaching experience is preferred. Please submit resume info to

St. Charles East (IL): Mike Fields has stepped down as head coach after five seasons as head coach and playoff berths in 2012 and 2013. 

Burbank (CA): Assistant coach Richard Broussard has been promoted to head coach. 

Normandy (OH): Richard Dornbush was announced as the head coach of the Invaders on Tuesday. 

Londonderry (NH): Former Manchester West (NH) head coach Jim Lauzon has been approved as the program's new head coach.

Paul Bryant (Tuscaloosa, AL): Eldrick Hall, a former assistant at Gardendale (AL) and Homewood HS (AL) is the new head coach at Paul Bryant HS.

East Carter (KY): East Carter High School is seeking up to 2 assistant football coaches for the 2014 football season. One position will serve as offensive coordinator, the other as a defensive position coach (best fit). Possibly teaching openings will be discussed individually with candidates. Please contact via email at if interested.

Lisle (IL): Per source, Illinois HS Hall of Fame member Paul Parpet is the new head coach at Lisle HS.

Oscar Smith (VA): Oscar Smith HS needs a home game on either August 29 or September 5. If interested, please contact coach Morgan at 757-406-4196

Gilmer (GA): Gilmer HS, in Ellijay, GA (4A) has an opening for a position coach. Will fit position according to strength of coaches and need. Certifications in Social Studeies, English and SPED available. Email  if interested.

Monroe (WA): Monroe HS is accepting applications for multiple assistant coaching positions. interested candidates can apply online at the Monroe HS website or email head coach Brett Jay at .

Houston Kinkaid (TX): Fort Bend Christian Academy (TX) offensive coordinator Kevin Veltri has accepted the same position at The Kinkaid School in Houston.

Appomattox County (VA): Appomattox County HS (VA) is looking for a defensive line coach. Please send all inquiries to head coach Doug Smith at

Middleton (FL): Middleton HS, in Tampa, FL (Class 5A) is looking for an Offensive Line Coach and a Strength and Conditioning coach. We are also looking for a Defensive Line Coach, preferably with 4-2-5 experience. Teaching positions will be available in the fall. If interested send resume to Head Coach Jeff George at .

Kelseyville (CA): Kelseyville HS, near Clearlake, CA is looking for assistant football coaches. There is a possible Computer Science, Math, Science or Spanish teaching positions opening on campus for certified teachers. Knights football is interested in hiring the following position coaches: DBs, WR, QB. We may be looking for O or D coordinators on JV/ Varsity. If interested contact

Sequioa (Redwood City, CA): Sequoia High is looking for Varsity and JV coaches (preferably OL/DL/DB), possible teaching position in math for qualified candidate. No PE positions available. Contact head coach/ AD Rob Poulos at .

Thomasville (NC): Thomasville High School (2A/680 students) in Thomasville, NC needs games for the 2015-2016 season. Anyone interested should contact Coach Wes Mattera at  or 336-870-8433.

Watsonville (CA): Ron Myers has left Soquel HS (CA) to become the head coach at Watsonville HS. It will be his second stint with the team.

Tuesday March 18, 2014 presented by:  {module 178}

John Hersey (IL): Per source, the head coaching job is open.

Woodbridge (VA): Woodbridge HS is looking for assistant coaches. Woodbridge is a 6A program in Northern VA, and is currently in need of the following positions; DBs, LBs, RBs, WRs. No teaching positions are currently available in the building. Interested candidates can send their matierials to .

State College (PA): Matt Lintal has been approved as the new head coach.

Minneapolis Edison (MN): Sources tell us that the head coaching position has recently opened up.

SportsLeader: Football Athlete Leadership Seminars for college and high school young men. We have 5 dates at present in Dayton, OH, Cincinnati, OH, Pittsburgh, PA, South Lyon, MI and Naperville, IL. We are open to setting up more and we are looking for other schools who would be willing to host as well. Your leaders will learn how to create and run a leadership council by creating a culture of PERSONAL OWNERSHIP. Schedule includes video clips, small group discussions, presentations, team reflection & planning for a leadership council Contact Lou Judd for more info at . Click here for more information.

Baraboo (WI): Steve Turkington, an assistant from Verona HS (WI), has been announced as the new head coach at Baraboo HS. 

Strom Thrumond (SC): Head coach Lee Sawyer has announced his retirement. Sawyer has been the head coach since 2004 and is the winningest coach in history with a 171-24 record.

San Benito (TX): Daniel Gomez is the new head coach and athletics director. Gomez went 12-11 in two seasons at Lytle (TX). 

Deltona Trinity Christian (FL): Former Central Florida Christian head coach Monty Vann has accepted the same position at Trinity Christian. 

Fairland (OH): Former Marshall defensive back Rashad Jackson has been named the head coach at Fairland High School in Proctorville, Ohio. 

Clovis West (Fresno, CA): Christian Brothers (Sacramento, CA) head coach George Petrissans has accepted the head coaching job at Clovis West. 

Elgin (TX): Wichita Falls Rider (TX) head coach Jim Garfield has accepted a similar post at Elgin. 

Little Elm (TX): DeSoto (TX) defensive coordinator Kendrick Brown has taken the head job at Little Elm. 

Gladewater (TX): Head coach Jerrod Baugh has resigned. 

George Wythe (VA): George Wythe HS, a small division 3 school in Richmond, Virginia needs a game September 19th preferably a home game, but can travel. We also need a scrimmage August 23. Please contact head coach Frank Coston at .

Paradise Valley (Phoenix, AZ): Newly named head coach Greg Davis is in search of a knowledgeable, loyal defensive line coach. This is a stipend position. Please contact coach Davis at  if interested.

Fort Lupton (CO): Fort Lupton, a 3A HS in Colorado, has varsity coaching openings on both sides of the ball. Send resumes to Joe Herrera at .

Monday March 17, 2014 presented by:  {module 195}

Naaman Forest (Garland, TX): Head coach Sam McElroy has moved into an assistant AD position and we hear that the head coaching job is now open.

Northwest (Clarksville, TN): Northwest High School is seeking applicants for the offensive coordinator job and the offensive line position Email your resume and cover letter to head coach Vernon Wright at . Teacher pay and coaching stipends are very competitive. All teaching positions will be considered except PE.

Timpanogos (UT): The school has announced that Joe DuPaix has accepted the head coaching job. DuPaix coached the running backs and served as recruiting coordinator for BYU last season.

Escondido Charter (San Diego, CA): Escondido Charter is seeking offensive and defensive assistant coaches. Line experience preferred. Coordinator positions possible. If interested, contact Mark Carlson at .

Noble (ME): Andrew Ewell has resigned from the head coaching position.

Luella (GA): Luella HS, in Locust Grove, GA (Class AAAAA) is looking for an Offensive Line Coach and Quarterbacks coach preferably with Wing-T experience. We are also looking for a Linebackers Coach, preferably with 3-5 experience. At this point this position will need to be filled as a GHSA community coach, as there are not any teaching positions open. If interested send resume to Head Coach Nic Vasilchek at . Locust Grove is located 25 minutes outside of Atlanta.

Aubrey (TX): Keith Ivy has been approved as the new head coach and athletic director. Ivy previously spent three years at Seymour HS (TX).

Westfall (OH): Head coach Brian Spicer will not return next season. Spicer spent one season at the school.

Livingston (TX): Head coach / athletic director Randy Rowe has been reassigned, per source. We hear both positions are now open.

Lennard (FL): Lennard High School in Ruskin, Florida has two assistant defensive coaching openings. Looking for someone with DL/DE coaching experience at the college or high school level. There is a stipend that comes with this slot but there are NO TEACHING SLOTS AVAILABLE. Send all interest and resumes to .

Smiths Station (AL): Smiths Station HS is seeking an offensive coordinator with a background in the Tony Franklin System. This is a full time coaching/teaching position. All teaching fields will be considered. Applicants must possess a valid teaching certificate. Smiths Station competes in the 7A classification and has some of the best facilities in the state. Interested applicants can submit a letter of interest and a resume to head coach Jason Dukes at .

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Central (Wise, VA): Former Virginia Tech offensive lineman Luke Owens has been hired as the head coach at Central HS.

Waukesha North (WI): Sources tell us that the head coaching job is now open.

McMichael (NC): Matt Stack has been hired as the program's new head coach.

Wilkes Central (NC): Ron Turner has been hired to lead the program. Turner was the offensive coordinator at Patton HS (NC) last season.

Byrnes (SC): Per source, Woodruff HS (SC) head coach Brian Lane will be the new head coach at Byrnes HS.

Jackson Christian (TN): Longtime Boyd-Buchanan HS (TN) assistant Todd Roland has been named head coach.

Talladega County Central (AL): Sources tell us that the head coaching job is open.

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