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2014 Nike “Coach of the Year Clinic”

Written by: on Friday, February 7th, 2014. Follow David Mika on Twitter.


When: Feb. 27th – March 1st, 2014
Where: Holiday Inn Conference Center, Allentown, PA
Contact: Clinic Director Jim Tkach
Phone: 484-225-2706
Email: Jim Tkach

Brochure: Nike Camp – Eastern PA




Thursday, February 27, 2014

5-7 PM  Room A  – Joe Moorhead, Fordham University – Head Coach – “The Money Down: Converting 3rd and             Medium +2; The Spread Offense: How to Combine Your Run Game With Effective Play-Action Passes”

7:15-9:15 PM Room A – Kevin Cahill, Yale

7:15-9:15 PM Room B – Chet Henicle, Bloomsburg University – Defensive Coordinator – “Man Coverage

            Techniques; Defending the Empty Foundation”

7:15-9:15 PM Room C  – Hudl’s Seth Prauner-“Three P’s Playbook, Practice Scripts and Presentations”

9:15-10:45 PM Room A Nike Feature – Pete Lembo, Ball State – “Building a Successful Program From the Ground Up”

Coaches Social with food sponsored by Field Turf


Friday, February 28, 2014

Coffee and Donuts sponsored by Lehighton Hardware

8-9 AM Room C – Gabe Infante, St. Joe’s Prep PA AAA COY – “Installing and Implementing the NO Huddle


8-10 AM Room A  – Tony Gibson, West Virginia –  “2 High 4 High vs Spread; DB Skills and Fundamentals”

8-10 AM Room B  – Marty Fine, Bryant College – Head Football Coach – Using a Pro Style Offense to Attack

            Multi Front Defense”

9-10 AM Room C  – Bill Dinardo, Salesianum High School – Delaware State Champion – “Game Week Preparation”

10:15-11:45 AM Room A Nike Feature  – Jimbo Fisher, Florida State University  –

11:45-12:20 PM Lunch Break

12:30-1:30 PM Room A – Mike Schuback, Old Forge High School – PA A COY – “Old Forge Screen Game”

12:30-1:30 PM Room B  – Rick Keeley, Berks Catholic  – PA AA COY – “Misdirection Plays Off Wing T”

12:30-1:30 PM Room C  – Joe Henrich, Bethlehem Catholic – PA AAA COY – “4-2-5/3-3-5”

1:45-3:15 PM Room A Nike Feature  – Paul Rhoads, Iowa State – “Defensive Tendencies and Defensive Backs”

3:30-5 PM Room A  – Dave Warner, Michigan State – Offensive Coordinator

3:30-5 PM Room B – Vince Pantalone,  Lebanon Valley College –  Defensive Coordinator –Lebanon Valley’s 3/4

            “Blue Collar” Defense”

5-6:00 PM Dinner Buffet Sponsored by Blue Ridge Communications

6:00-7:30 PM Room A  – Frank Lupin, Coordinated Health – Functional Movement into Traditional Strength Programs”

7:30-7:45 PM  Room A John C. Whitehead Coach of the Year Awards

7:45-9:15 PM Room A Nike Feature –  James Franklin, Penn State –

9:15 PM Coaches Social Sponsored by Wells Fargo


Saturday, March 1, 2014

7:30-8:30 AM Breakfast Buffet sponsored by Holiday Inn

8:30-10 AM Room A –Doug McFadden, Secondary Coach, Lafayette College – Patriot League Champions

8:30-10 AM Room B – Dew Folmar, Offensive Coordinator, Lehigh University

9-10 AM Room C – OD Youth Coaching Certification

10:10: 10 AM Drawings

10:15-11:45 AM Room A Nike Feature – Paul Chryst – Pittsburgh – “Situational Passing Game”

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