After much deliberation, Coach Chad Walker has emerged at the top of the list as our next Head Football Coach. Coach Walker brings with him much experience and knowledge of the game, having both played and coached at the high school and collegiate levels. The last 2 seasons, Coach Walker was the Head Coach at Land O’ Lakes HS, a 6A school, rebuilding and guiding the program to their first winning season in 6 years with a 7-3 record in 2018.
Here is some information about our new coach:
•Faith, Family, Football, in that order, is what Coach Walker is all about.
•Passionate about using football as a tool to impact young men for Christ!
•Excellent knowledge of the game with 13 years of coaching on the high school and college level and played college football at Lafayette College, Easton, Pennsylvania.
•Networking connections with college coaches, placing more than 50 players to play at the college level.
•Gives back to the community. Works with Lauren’s First and Goal (Nation’s largest 1-day non-profit Prospect Camp in the Country) Help with operations and lead the QB group. The camp has over 2,000+ HS participants yearly with 300+ college coaches. It has raised more than 2 million dollars for Pediatric Brain and Spinal Tumor research and cancer services.
•Worked alongside Yo Murphy, Reidel Anthony, Booger McFarland and Randy Moss among others to help train and develop college and NFL prospects/players.
•Worked with NFL players: Nelson Agholor, Darius Leonard, Nyheim Hines, Mason Foster, Ali Marpet, Caleb Benenoch, Sean Culkin, Jessie Bates, Alex McGough, Jameis Winston, Vincent Testaverde, Chris Godwin, Jake Lampman, Matt Jones, J.R. Sweezy, Brandon Parker & more.
Please help us welcome Coach Walker to the Lancer Family!