Annual Bob Dove Football Coaches Clinic Set for March 31

Head Coach Bo Pelini
Head Coach Bo Pelini

The Youngstown State football coaching staff, led by third-year Head Coach Bo Pelini, will host its annual Bob Dove Football Coaches Clinic on Friday, March 31 at Stambaugh Stadium. The clinic includes attendance to practice, on-field position drills, dinner and offense/defense philosophy presentations.

The price is $25 per person and $100 for an entire staff (up to eight members). 

High School Coaches will get an exciting chance to participate in hands-on sessions with the YSU Football Coaching staff. The Penguins are coming off an exciting season in which they posted a 12-4 overall record and advanced to the Division I National Championship Game.

Coaches or staffs interested in attending the clinic should contact Director of Football Operations John Murphy at

Checks along with a list of coaches who will be in attendance can be sent to John Murphy, YSU Director of Football Operations, One University Plaza, Youngstown, OH 44555. All checks should be made out to the YSU Penguin Club.

Coaches can also come for the evening sessions following practice. Dinner and late registration are set for 6:30 p.m. in Stambaugh Stadium. Following dinner, Offensive Coordinator Shane Montgomery and Defensive Coordinator Carl Pelini will have presentations to conclude the evening.

Parking and food will be provided for all clinic attendees. Coaches should park in the M-70 Lot west of Stambaugh Stadium.


Friday, March 31 Itinerary
 3:30-5:30 p.m.  Practice/Registration (Stambaugh Stadium or WATTS)
 5:30-6:30 p.m.  On-Field Position Drills (Stambaugh Stadium or WATTS)
 6:30-7:15 p.m.  Dinner (Late Registration / Stambaugh Stadium)
 7:15-8 p.m.  Defensive Coordinator Carl Pelini Presentation
 8-8:45 p.m.  Offensive Coordinator Shane Montgomery Presentation