May 17, 2013

Oskaloosa tabs Barker as new football coach

The Oskaloosa Herald


Pending board approval, Oskaloosa Community School District is announcing the hiring of its new head football coach and Physical Education instructor, Jeff Barker.  
Barker is a graduate of Marion High School where he was an all-conference and All-Metro selection at running back and linebacker. Barker received his BA from Iowa State and his MA from Drake University.
Barker’s coaching experiences are 4 years as assistant coach at North Scott High School (4A Mississippi Athletic Conference), 6 years as head coach at NW Webster High School in Manson, and 9 years as defensive coordinator at Winterset High School.
Barker is married to Angela and has a son, Jack and daughter, Danny.
Barker replaces Mark Schilb, who compiled a 10-10 record in two seasons at Oskaloosa.