Course 1: Overview Formations Tempo Personnelby Adam Mathieson
53-17 League Record
91-44 record with one of the toughest strength of schedules annually in the Pacific Northwest
Coach Mathieson coaches in the challenging Greater Saint Helens League in Washington State.
- The GSHL annually produces some of the top programs in the State of Washington.
- In order to compete with many of the elite programs locally and in the state, Mathieson had to devise an offensive system that could combat an increasingly challenging schedule.
His program has had only 2 Division I football players in 12 years, but his competition can average three or more D-1 players PER SEASON!!!
What happens when you create a system that is rooted in time tested West Coast Passing concepts, while combining modern Spread / RPO principles and traditional Wing-T Gap blocking patterns?
LEFT COAST SPREAD / WING-T
Multiple Formation, Gap Blocking, Quick Passing, PAP / Screen team that uses multiple Tempos
- Under Center & Shotgun
- Tight End & No Tight End
- 2x2, 3x1, and Empty Sets
Lots of MOTIONS & SHIFTS
7 Different TEMPOS
PRE & POST Snap reads built into every play
Coach Mathieson will be entering his 12th year as head coach and 13th year as Athletic Director for MVHS. Previously he led Ferndale High School to a 9-2 record, league title, and state quarterfinal appearance. He also was a college QB coach at Western Washington University (2004-2006).
Overall, Coach Mathieson is the winningest coach in Mtn. View history, compiling an 91-44 overall record (53-17 League Record), five league championships, nine post season berths, and three top 5 state finishes.
Coach Mathieson has received 7 coach-of-the-year awards, including Washington State Football Coaches Association District 1 and Northwest League Coach of the Year and the prestigious 2015 United States Marine Corps and Glazier Football Clinics Semper Fi Coaches award.