Tuesday January 21, 2014
Western Kentucky: Sources tell us former Georgia and Denver Broncos assistant strength coach Justin Lovett has accepted the head football strength job at Western Kentucky.
Ole Miss: Sources tell us Northwestern State head strength coach Joey Guarascio has accepted a position on the Ole Miss staff.
Friday January 17, 2014
Buffalo: Buddy Morris will replace Zach Duval as the strength coach at Buffalo.
Thursday January 16, 2014
Massachusetts: The University of Massachusetts Football Strength and Conditioning Department is looking for motivated individuals who are interested in Spring volunteer internship positions. A background in Exercise Science, Sport Science, Kinesiology or related field is preferred but not required. Applicants should also be in pursuit of obtaining a CSCS, USAW, or SCCC certification as well as being CPR certified. Individuals who apply should be highly motivated, have strong work ethic, be punctual, and have a strong desire to become a future strength and conditioning coach. Daily duties will consist of aiding the strength and conditioning staff with assessments of student athletes, sitting in on meetings when designing programs, implementation of programs, performing proper lifting techniques, motivating athletes, and general maintenance/cleaning of the strength and conditioning facility. Interns will receive experience working at a Division I program, better understand program design, and have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities. There is no monetary compensation for theses positions. Start date is January 20, 2014. To apply send a cover letter and resume along with 3 references to Andrew Tokarz at .
Wisconsin-Whitewater: Whitewater is looking for interns in the strength and conditioning department for for Spring Semester 2014 (Feb. 1-May 9). This is an UNPAID internship but great opportunity to gain experience. Duties: Assist S & C coordinator with all aspects of training for all varsity sports. Provide leadership and instruction in the athletic development of student athletes to include skill analysis, teach proper technique and adapt workouts to match each sports specific need. Provide encouragement, motivate, and give feedback to student athletes to ensure maximum development of athletic potential. Assist with outside activities as assigned by S & C Coach. Job Requirements: Strong desire to pursue a career in collegiate strength and conditioning. Excellent work ethic. Ability to adapt to schedule changes. CPR/First Aid certified. Desired Skills: Knowledge and experience in all areas of strength training including Olympic style lifting as well as speed, agility, plyometric, flexibility and conditioning methods. Working towards or completion of an undergrad/grad degree in Exercise Science or related field. Currently certified or working towards certification from nationally known organization. To apply: Please e-mail a cover letter and resume with 3 references no later than Monday the 27th to: assistant strength caoch Ryan Bracius at .
Wednesday January 15, 2014
Mississippi State: Ohio State assistant strength and conditioning coach Rick Court has taken the head strength job at Mississippi State.
Monday January 13, 2014
Georgia Southern: Sources tell us Sam Houston head strength coach Kyle Speer will join Willie Fritz at GSU.
Louisville: Western Kentucky associate head strength and conditioning coach Scott Wilks will move to Louisville with Bobby Petrino according to Bowling Green Daily News writer Chad Bishop.
Alabama A&M: Strength and conditioning coach James Hester has been retained by new head coach James Spady.
Akron: The University of Akron Football program is accepting applications for a Strength and Conditioning Graduate Assistant. All applicants must have a bachelor degree in an exercise science related field, CSCS, CSCCA, or USAW certification, First-Aid CPR certification, and experience in college football strength and conditioning. Please forward a cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Matt Gildersleeve at . UPDATE>> The strength and conditioning program is no longer accepting applicants for this position.