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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #50 on: February 07, 2017, 08:19:13 pm »
I think what you have is a couple of jobs around the state that are contributing to a traffic jam in the coaching ranks.  As soon as the darn breaks things will move more swiftly.

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #51 on: February 07, 2017, 11:30:08 pm »
There is a coach over in West Memphis!  Both he and his wife have ties to that part of the state, can't remember where exactly,  could he possibly be in the mix as an unknown?

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #52 on: February 11, 2017, 08:09:32 am »
Things are mighty quiet here in Russellville right now. Are they any closer to hiring a coach?

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #53 on: February 11, 2017, 05:31:00 pm »
yes.

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #54 on: February 16, 2017, 10:33:46 am »
Hearing that Jeff Weaver is the new coach...

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #55 on: February 16, 2017, 10:50:34 am »
Hearing that Jeff Weaver is the new coach...
I just saw that too... who is he?

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #56 on: February 16, 2017, 10:53:24 am »
that would be a great hire for Russvegas.

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #57 on: February 16, 2017, 11:09:42 am »
I just saw that too... who is he?

LR Christian coach??

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #58 on: February 16, 2017, 11:22:16 am »

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #59 on: February 16, 2017, 11:29:44 am »

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #61 on: February 16, 2017, 11:42:04 am »
Is he a solid choice? I don't know much about him. Is Russellville in good hands? What offense does he run? Etc.

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #62 on: February 16, 2017, 03:48:59 pm »
Jeff is a good hire. He has experience under Peacock and Jones at GW. He's a GW alum as well. He comes from a good family with ties back this way obviously. He will run spread attack is my guess. He was OC at GW before moving on to Mena HC then to LRC. I know him personnally having played football with him and know several of his family. He will do a good job for the Cyclones.

His nephew was GW's Sr QB last year...Hales.

 
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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #63 on: February 16, 2017, 06:03:23 pm »
Weaver will do a great job at Rville. His overall record in 8 years is 49-43 (6-6 playoffs) but I think you have to look at what he took over at each school. Mena was 7-22-1, 2006-08 in the 7-4A ( Nvill, Cac, Ashdown, DQ). Some of the best JH and 7th grade fball players started moving away because the program was on a down spiral...Weaver comes in with nothing but looking forward and excitement. Won 3 playoff games in 4 years. Giving Harper a solid foundation when he took over. Only thing i know about LRC is that after Dyer left so did the a lot of wins.

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #64 on: February 16, 2017, 06:27:37 pm »
Disappointment awaits

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #65 on: February 16, 2017, 08:00:20 pm »
His biggest obstacle is he is following Dawson after a championship.

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #66 on: February 17, 2017, 08:31:53 am »
And Russellville lost alot to graduation.

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #67 on: February 17, 2017, 09:21:48 am »
I think Weaver is a pretty good coach.  He will have some success at RHS.  He will have a majority of his seasons above .500.  But will he be able to replicate what Dawson did?  I don't think that he will.  He has a lot to prove.  But who knows.  Russelville got a pretty good coach.  Solid double, but not a home run. 

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #68 on: February 17, 2017, 01:25:23 pm »
To my knowledge he has only had what could be considered a very talented team once in his HC career and he went 12-1 with that team. 

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #69 on: February 21, 2017, 08:31:15 pm »
Disappointment awaits

 ;D ;D ;D ;D ;D yeah like when they come to Arkansas High...thrashing waiting to happen

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Re: Russellville HC Job (filled - Jeff Weaver)
« Reply #70 on: February 22, 2017, 08:26:46 pm »
To my knowledge he has only had what could be considered a very talented team once in his HC career and he went 12-1 with that team. 

What are you saying? He got lucky once with a good group?  He wasn't good enough to build up a group? What?

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Re: Russellville HC Job (filled - Jeff Weaver)
« Reply #71 on: February 23, 2017, 12:39:54 pm »
What are you saying? He got lucky once with a good group?  He wasn't good enough to build up a group? What?

I am saying he always ends up in the playoffs and he hasn't always had elite level talent.  The one team I am aware of that was very talented mercy ruled 10 teams on the way to a 12-1 record.  On years that talent is down he has still made the playoffs.  LRC lost 25 seniors last season and still made the playoffs this year. 

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #72 on: February 23, 2017, 03:55:31 pm »
;D ;D ;D ;D ;D yeah like when they come to Arkansas High...thrashing waiting to happen

Russellville has voted to make Texarkana their Home Coming Queen!

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #73 on: March 06, 2017, 11:25:06 am »
Disappointment awaits
 

For the fans, players or Weaver?   

Everyone knew that Dawson would take a opportunity to move up.  He's a great coach. 

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #74 on: March 23, 2017, 12:48:15 pm »
 

For the fans, players or Weaver?   

Everyone knew that Dawson would take a opportunity to move up.  He's a great coach.

the good hire for D.C. alters my previous prediction

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #75 on: March 27, 2017, 05:41:39 pm »
the good hire for D.C. alters my previous prediction

Didn't you say Dawson would not be successful at Russellville?

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Re: Russellville HC Job (filled - Jeff Weaver)
« Reply #76 on: March 28, 2017, 04:34:16 pm »
Wouldn't bet against Dawson at any school.

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Re: Russellville HC Job
« Reply #77 on: March 29, 2017, 02:56:15 pm »
Didn't you say Dawson would not be successful at Russellville?

Don't recall ever saying that, but it's possible, so I won't unequivocally deny it.

 

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