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Dr. John Ward

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Mini Bio:

Dr. Ward has thirteen years of college coaching experience which includes stints as a Running Back and QB Coach/Offensive Coordinator at schools such as Kentucky Wesleyan, Lindenwood College, and Middle Tennessee State University. He has served as a Defensive Back, Linebacker Coach/Defensive Coordinator at programs like Buena Vista University, Lindenwood College and his alma mater, Appalachian State. Coach Ward also served as a Head Baseball Coach during nine of those years. At the college level he has over 200 wins.

Coach Ward’s 1999 Port St. Lucie Jaguars battled for the District 11- 5A Championship in their last game. This was accomplished in three short seasons despite having to start over twice because of district attendance- realignment and having taken over a Jaguar team with only 4 wins in its previous 4 seasons. In his first year at the helm his Bronson High Eagles won 6 games and went to the FHSAA play-offs for only the second time in the 52 year history of the football program.

Since returning to North Carolina’s high school ranks Coach Ward has served as the Head Football Coach at Harnett Central (2002-2003) and at Union from 2004-2006. In those 5 years his teams have posted an overall record of 52 wins and 20 losses. His teams have been to the play-offs all six years and posted 10 post-season victories. Included in these were Union teams that lost out in the Semi-Finals in both 2004 and 2005.

Dr. John Ward will come on and talk about his “Spinner and Half Spinner” series. Make sure you have you calender clear for this one because it’s rare when a Dr. make a house call.

Tune in for a great presentation by Dr. Ward