James Monroe

James Monroe grabs a legend to lead the program

James Monroe (File photo: Andy Hilton/recruitNoVA) George Coghill moves from interim to head coach at James Monroe by Jim McGrath, recruitNoVA James Monroe has found its new football coach, hiring a familiar name, as former standout and current interim coach George Coghill was officially approved by the Fredericksburg School Board on Monday night to lead…


VHSL officially cancels spring sports season

In an expected move, the VHSL officially cancelled spring sports by Andy Hilton, recruit757 Classes for all Virginia Public K-12 schools have been online only since mid-March. That cut into sports just as the winter season was ending and the spring season was set to begin. On Thursday, the VHSL officially canceled spring sports. There…

Lew Johnston - Coaches Corner - Adjust

Coaches Corner: Be nimble. ADJUST!

Coach Lew Johnston (Photo: Sarah Murphy/recruit757) Lew Johnston pens a conversation starter, recognizing the best football athletes he has coached Taken from Lew Johnston’s blog “Coaching the little things”. by Lew Johnston, a special contribution to recruit757 I recall standing in front of the team one day before preseason practice was to start. In August,…

NCAA - Endorsements

Endorsements by NCAA athletes. What could that look like?

The NCAA has moved forward on student-athlete compensation for endorsements and promotions by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The NCAA is headed toward allowing student-athletes to profit off of their name and likeness. In other words, endorsements. We’ve come a long way since EA Sports was essentially forced to shut down their extremely popular NCAA Football franchise…