Swarm & Shoot

Episode 4: Recruiting Coordinator Coach Shank

In this episode Coach Matsakis interviews Coach Shank the recruiting coordinator of The Defiance College Yellow Jackets. Coach Shank is also the Head Strength and Conditioning coach as well as the Offensive Line Coach. Coach Matsakis and Coach Shank talk about past experiences and their mutual connections.

Navigational Highlights

0:00– Introduction to Coach Shank

1:31– Growing up with

5:10– Playing at Muskingum with Coach Shanks Father

6:15– Starting Coaching Career

6:54– Lehigh University Coaching

7:58– Coach Shank and Coach Matsakis’ Mutual Connections

9:10– Coaching at Suwanee

9:54– After Suwanee

12:54– Decision to go to Defiance to Coach

15:00– Staff Comparison of Defiance and other Places

19:25– O-Line and what Coach Shank is looking for

25:18– Town of Defiance and how its different


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