Jake Schoonover - #2 Kickoff Team in the Countryby IHSFCA Illinois High School Football Coaches Association
Kickoff teams, punt teams, or special teams, in general, have the ability to steal the show. Giving the opposing team the worst possible position can cribble your opponents while boosting the morale of your team. Creating an elite kick-off special team can help you get an edge on the competition.
In this course, Coach Jake Schoonover discusses how to become a top-ranked team in the special team's category. He breaks down zones, alignments, single back techniques, double team techniques, and much more.
Simply click the ‘Book This Course’ button at the top right of this page, place your order, and you’ll immediately be logged into the training with full access. Take a look into Coach Jake Schoonover's strategy for developing elite kick-off & return teams.
Jake Schoonover joined the Kansas Jayhawks as the program’s special teams coordinator and outside linebackers coach in February of 2021. Schoonover brings more than 10 years of coaching experience with him to the Jayhawks. Schoonover comes to Kansas after spending the past three seasons at Bowling Green. He joined the staff in 2018 as linebackers coach, before adding special teams responsibilities one season later. He also coached safeties during his time with the Falcons.
Prior to his time at Bowling Green, Schoonover spent seven seasons at Illinois State. He began his career with the Redbirds as the linebackers coach in 2011, before adding the title of special teams coordinator in 2013.