Saturday January 17, 2009
New Mexico State: We hear Sacramento State head strength coach Gary Uribe is heading to New Mexico State as the head strength coach.
Thursday January 15, 2009
South Alabama: We hear Justin Schwind is leaving Birmingham Southern to become head strength & conditioning coach at South Alabama.
North Texas: We hear North Texas is interested in former Miss. St. head strength coach Ben Pollard.
Tuesday January 13, 2008
South Carolina: Craig Fitzgerald, former Director of Strength & Conditioning at Harvard University has accepted a position at South Carolina.
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.