For novice, slightly experienced, or skilled sub-varsity players, the junior football program provides the opportunity to enjoy the game of football, while learning and being challenged as athletes. The junior squad practices with the varsity team and plays seven games against other ISL schools during their season. The coaches of the junior football team are Don Allard and Cam Marchant.
Don AllardAt nobles since 1996
Coaching Philosophy: Create team-centric groups and build self-esteem through meeting appropriate challenges.
Coaching Tenure: For 22 years at Nobles, I have coached football and baseball at every level from varsity through middle school.
Playing/Prior Coaching Experience: Varsity football and baseball player at Harvard (1980-1983)
Mark HarringtonAt nobles since 1976
Mark Harrington has served as a teacher and coach at Nobles for over 40 years. Since 1976 he has worked in the lower levels of the football program, and was head coach for the women’s ice hockey and men’s lacrosse programs. While involved in upper school sports for several decades, he now is devoted to middle school football and lacrosse. In 1997, the Women’s Ice Hockey Holiday Tournament was renamed in honor of his 23 years as head coach in that sport.