Serves as an assistant to the Athletics Department staff with programs and related activities.
Collaborates with the head coach on all aspects of the management and direction of the program in conjunction with the overall strategic plan for Athletics; assumes the duties of the head coach in his/her absence.
Assist with coordinating and overseeing the recruitment of student athletes; contact high/prep school coaches to identify prospective recruits.
Assist with contacting and evaluating prospective recruits; prepare and distribute recruiting information; may assist in recruiting efforts with the Admission Office.
Plan, with Head Coach and full-time Assistant Coach (if applicable), recruiting trips based on contacts; attend off-campus games for the purpose of evaluation.
Maintain accurate records of all contacts.
Maximize efficient use of e-mail, internet, phone, letters, and personal contact.
Assist with practice and games as needed as directed by Head Coach which includes teaching advanced level skills and game strategies.
Assist monitoring academic progress of student-athletes; serve as a mentor to athletes helping to resolve academic and non-academic issues; be available to coaches and players before, during, and after practices, games, and events.
Scout opponents during playing season; prepare, plan, conduct, and evaluate practice sessions as required.