Friday January 9, 2009
Virginia: Our sources tell us that the head strength coach at Richmond is leaving for to accept the same position at Virginia.
Thursday January 8, 2009
USC: Former Southern Cal player and current Delta College assistant, Gary Hyman, is joining the USC strength & conditioning staff as an assistant.
Northern Arizona University: Strength & Conditioning Department has an immediate opening for the position of Strength and Conditioning Paid Intern for the Spring semester. The successful candidate will be required to work irregular hours and weekends with the strength & conditioning department. The program is designed for the post bachelor professional looking for experience. The daily responsibilities will include: 1. Assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs. 2. Teaching student athletes proper techniques and equipment use. 3. Attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities 4. Participation in weekly projects and assignments throughout the internship program - Compensation: This is a temporary position without expectation of continued employment. This position will pay $325 per month with no benefits or relocation assistance. Division 1 experience with earned recommendation for future career opportunities is also provided. Time Line of Internship: ASAP, through May 15, 2009. Qualifications: Must have a strong work-ethic, high levels of energy and have a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. Ideal candidates will have a bachelor's degree and a certification from one of the following: NSCA, CSCS; CSCCA, SCCC; USAW. Previous experience as a strength coach and/or a sports performance trainer is preferred. If you are interested, send a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to: Northern Arizona University. Attention Rob Schwartz Head Strength and Conditioning Coach PO Box 15400. Flagstaff, AZ. 86011 Or E-mail your information to: <> If you have any questions or concerns, please call Rob Schwartz at 928-523-9407.
Pinecrest HS: a 4A school in beautiful Southern Pines, NC has an immediate opening for a ISS / Strength and Conditioning / and Varsity Def. assistant. Great community and administrative support. Please contact HFC Chris Metzger at 239-248-0808 or email at <>. Any candidates that are going to be at the AFCA convention next week can contact me for an interview in Nashville.
Wedneday January 6, 2009
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South Florida: Lorenzo Guess will be joining the USF staff as an assistant strength Coach. Lorenzo previously served as head strength & conditioning coach at Alcorn State University. Guess was a two sport(Football/Basketball) athlete at Michigan State.
University of South Florida: has an immediate opening for a coaching assistant position for the Spring Semester. These positions are designed to give young coaches Division One strength and condition experience. Qualifications include a Bachelor's degree and NSCA or CSCCA certification. Compensation will be housing and one meal per day. Email your resume to Ron McKeefery, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach/Assistant Athletic Director at <>.
Tuesday December 30, 2008
Mississippi State: Sources tell FootballScoop that Dan Mullen has offered the head strength coach position to Virginia's Matt Balis.
Friday December 26, 2008
Auburn: Kevin Yoxall will remain as head strength coach.
Tarleton State: Former head strength coach Michael Harper has accepted a position at The Cooper Insitute in Dallas, TX.