Southeastern Announces Coaching Staff Changes Ahead of Start of Spring Practice

Southeastern Announces Coaching Staff Changes Ahead of Start of Spring Practice

HAMMOND, La.– With springtime method readied to open up Tuesday, the Southeastern Louisiana College head football instructor Frank Scelfo has actually introduced a number of training personnel adjustments.

On the protective side, Scelfo has raised Expense D’Ottavio to acting protective planner, while likewise including Dustin Landry as the acting linebackers instructor as well as Tom Rinaldi as acting protective line instructor. All hires as well as promos are pending authorization of the College of Louisiana System’s Board of Supervisors.

Scelfo likewise introduced that hiring planner as well as pass video game planner Anthony Scelfo will certainly currently instructor pass receivers after training limited ends in 2021. Ross Jenkins will certainly go back to training limited ends as well as proceed his unique groups planner obligations.

D’Ottavio, that trained the safety and securities in the autumn in his launching period in Hammond, takes control of for Raymond Monica, that was worked with as the head instructor at Clarion College in Pennsylvania.

D’Ottavio’s large experience consists of a job at Samford, where he invested 13 periods as protective planner. Before his time with the Bulldogs, he offered on the exact same personnel with Scelfo for 3 periods at Tulane. His training occupation likewise consists of quits at Central Florida, Center Tennessee State, Millersville College (Pa.), Indiana College of Pennsylvania as well as Pittsburgh.

” Billy’s understanding of the video game has actually been a possession for us given that he joined our personnel,” Scelfo stated. “He has a riches of experience as a protective planner at the FCS degree that will certainly assist our program.”

Landry involves Hammond with protective planner experience of his very own, most lately at Central Oklahoma. Before his time at Central Oklahoma, his training occupation consisted of jobs at West Georgia, Northeastern Oklahoma A&M, Western Carolina, Holmes Area University as well as Navarro Area University.

Landry started his training occupation as a pupil aide at his university, Auburn, in 2007. He mentored in 2008 under Genetics Chizik as a graduate aide at Iowa State prior to going back to Auburn in 2009, as well as got on the protective personnel throughout Auburn’s 2010 championship game run.

” Dustin has a mutual understanding of the system that Train D’Ottavio wishes to run, so he’s an all-natural suitable for our training personnel,” Scelfo commented. “It enables Train D’Ottavio to work with from the backside as well as offers us a top quality, seasoned instructor mentoring our linebackers.”

Rinaldi will certainly remain in his 3rd period in Hammond. He invested the previous 2 periods as a protective expert as well as a stamina as well as conditioning trainee. A citizen of Waterbury, Connecticut, Rinaldi played university baseball at Central Connecticut State as well as the College of Bridgeport.

” Tom has a job values that is incomparable,” Scelfo stated. “We have actually been thrilled with his capacity to associate with our gamers. He’s accepted the society of our program as well as it was a very easy choice to make him a full-time participant of the personnel.”

Southeastern will certainly open up springtime method Tuesday with a 3:30 p.m. exercise at Strawberry Arena. The Lions will certainly exercise Tuesdays as well as Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. as well as Saturdays at 9:30 a.m. with April 9. SLU, among 6 FCS colleges to end up in the leading 25 nationwide surveys each of the previous 3 periods, will certainly open up the 2022 period at UL Lafayette on Sept. 3.

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