Our Coaches

John Alicea

  • Offensive Line
  • Defensive Line

Anthony Cioffi

  • Defensive Backs Coach

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Andrew Cohen

  • Get Recruited Consulting
  • Former College Head Coach
  • Former College Defensive Coordinator

Andrew Cohen is a 22-year veteran of college football. He has been a head coach at Hamilton College and coordinator at the following colleges Bucknell, Columbia, Fordham, Stony Brook, and Bowdoin. He moved to the Philadelphia area with his family and left college football as a coach. In August of 2014 Andrew took his passion and knowledge of recruiting in a new direction– he created Get Recruited Consulting.

Coach Cohen's reputation as a top-notch recruiter has enabled him to built an extensive network of college coaching connections, which has resulted in, the placement of a 100's of student-athletes nationwide. Coach Cohen currently has placed players at schools in the: Big Ten, SEC, ACC, PAC-10, MAC ,CAA, Ivy, Patriot & Pioneer Leagues ,as well as at many of the top academic D3 schools in the county.

Gerry Gallagher

  • Delbarton High School
  • Running Backs
  • Linebackers

Coach Gallagher completed his 46th year as a football coach. He has coached at the
High School and Collegiate level. He has coached at Morris Catholic 11 years [head
coach 7 years], Edinboro University of Pennsylvania 2 years [offensive coordinator
2 years] , St. Francis College 3 years [head coach] , William Paterson University 8
years [head coach] , Montville High School 13 years [head coach] , Boonton High
School 2 years [assistant coach] and Parsippany High School 2 years [assistant
coach ] , before joining Delbarton’s staff in 2015 . Coach served as President of the
MCFCA for 17 years and on the executive committee of the NJFCA. He takes great
pride in the number of ex-assistant coaches and ex-players who have gone on to
become football coaches. More than 45 have become head coaches in college and
high school. He speaks nationally and has had material published on a variety of
topics. He is a member of the New Jersey Football Coaches Hall of Fame – the
William Paterson University Athletic Hall of Fame – The Morris Catholic High School
Hall of Fame and the Crusader Gridiron Club Hall of Fame. “ My greatest honor is to
give back and serve a game that has given so much to me.”
Coach Gallagher has been married to his wife Pat for 46 years . They have 2
daughters, Amy and Cayleigh . His son Bryan served as his assistant for several years
and is currently the head coach at Boonton H.S. and married to his daughter in law Lauren

Joseph Goerge

  • Running Backs
  • Linebackers

A member of the NJFCA Hall of Fame, Joe has a career record of 221-137-4 in 37 seasons with four schools. His 221 career victories places him No. 13 on New Jersey’s active coaching list. Family has literally been a pattern coursing through Goerge’s program from day one. With Goerge through his entire journey has been his wife of 44 years, Robyn, whom he met rather fittingly through football. For the last 14 years at SBHS and at Dayton Joe has had his 2 son’s Michael and Jason coaching with him.
2012-2018 South Brunswick High School
Physical Education Teacher
Head Football Coach – Record 63-17
State Champions 2012-2015-2017
7 Years in the Playoffs.
2005–2011 Springfield Public Schools, Springfield, N.J.
Athletic Director – Supervisor of Health and PE
Physical Education Teacher
Head Football Coach – Record 28-33
Started Football Program at Dayton after 5 Year absence.
0-10 – 1-9 First two years. Finished 27-14 over last 4 years.
Last 2 years made State Playoffs.
1992 – 2004 Franklin Township High School, Somerset, N.J.
Assistant Director of Health, P.E. and Athletics
Physical Education Teacher
Head Football Coach – Record 74-55-2
State Champions 1994-1996-1995 State Finalist
1982 – 1991 Port Richmond High School
Staten Island, NY
Assistant Principal Health and P. E. and Athletic Director
Head Football Coach – Record 56-32-2

Don Klein

  • Offensive/Defensive Line Coach

In loving memory of our friend and colleague, Coach Klein!  You will be missed but never forgotten my friend!

Dave LePoidevin, Jr.

  • Founder and President
  • Wide Receiver Coach
  • Defensive Backs Coach

Dave LePoidevin, Jr. has over 15 years of coaching experience at the high school level. For 10 years Dave served as the wide receiver and defensive backs coach at Immaculata High School where he guided several All-State and All Conference players such as:  Theo Riddick (Notre Dame/Detroit Lions), Tashawn Bower (LSU/Minnesota Vikings), Shayne Jones (Villanova), Frank DeNick (Bucknell), Mike Sena (Princeton), John Mack (Southern U.), Kyle Jordan (U. of Albany), Tyler Scott (East Stroudsburg U.) among many others that competed at the DI, DIAA, DII and DIII levels.
Dave also spent 2 years as a NFL Prep Coach and 1 on 1 instructor where he worked with such players as:  Anthony Cioffi (Rutgers U./Oakland Raiders), Justin Burke (Kings College/Richmond Roughriders), Jared Allison (U. of New Hampshire/NFL Combine), Jonathan Patrick (Bloomsburg U./NFL Combine), Derek Beck (U. of Mass/CFL), Anthony Brown (Boston College), Dwayne Haskins (Ohio State U.), Anthony Marshall (Rutgers) among others.
Dave is presently serving as the offensive coordinator, quarterback and wide receiver coach at Bound Brook High School in Bound Brook, NJ.  In Dave's first year as WR's coach at Bound Brook one of his players became the states leading receiver and went on to 1st team All State honors.  Since moving to the OC at Bound Brook they have won back to back conference championships and have been to 3 consecutive state playoffs for the first time in school history.
Dave was a 2x sport high school and collegiate student athlete participating in football and baseball. In high school Dave was honored as an All State, All Conference and All Area athlete including being named team captain in both sports. In college Dave earned Rookie of the Year honors (1988) while playing baseball at Fairleigh Dickinson University.

Bob Lockhart

  • Quarterback Coach

1981 Graduate of Trenton State College where he was a three starter at Quarterback. Bob was named first team all-conference quarterback all three years and was named all East (ECAC) quarterback in his junior year. Bob began his coaching career at Don Bosco Prep HS as a Quarterback coach where he coached Division One Quarterback Rob Nutile. Coach Lockhart was a head football coach at Pen Argyl HS for 2 years, Warren Hills Regional HS for 13 years before moving on to Lafayette College for 4 years.
During his tenor at Warren Hills Bob was named the Star Ledger West Jersey Coach of the year 3 times and was a 2006 Inductee into the New Jersey Scholastic Coaches Association Hall of Fame. He presently is an assistant coach at North Hunterdon HS.

Blair Maginnis

  • Offensive Line
  • Defensive Line

Let'em Play is honored to have Coach Maginnis join our coaching staff this year.  Coach Maginnis just completed his third year coaching at North Hunterdon High School. He has coached the Running Backs, Defensive Line and Offensive Line and served as the Special Teams Coordinator.

Coach Maginnis previously coached at East Brunswick High School for three years as the offensive line / linebackers coach and offensive coordinator. While the offensive coordinator at East Brunswick his team broke six offensive school records for both season and career, they also set ten year season highs for all major offensive categories.

Prior to moving back to New Jersey, he coached at Mount Vernon High School in Alexandria, Virginia for three years as the offensive and defensive line coach assistant offensive coordinator.  The offensive line paved the way for three straight 2,000 yard rushing totals and set the single season rushing record previously held by former NFL Running Back Thomas Clayton.

Coach Maginnis  was also the school's Head Boys Track Coach, that won a district title,  set five new school records, had seven all state performances and two top 25 team finishes in the state of Virginia.  Coach Maginnis is currently a part of the boys track and field coaching staff at North Hunterdon.

Coach Maginnis is a graduate of Warren Hills High School and lettered in football and track. He attended Moravian College where he competed in both football and track. He went on to Wesley College where he earned his Masters in Education while working as a graduate assistant track coach. He recently earned his masters degree from Seton Hall University in Educational Leadership Management and Policy. He is entering his eighth year teaching social studies and his second at North Hunterdon High School. Coach Maginnis and his wife Jacqueline live in Somerville, New Jersey with their son Josiah (2).


Jared Mazzetta

  • Tight Ends
  • Defensive Line
  • Speed Coach

Coach Mazzetta has more than 10 years coaching experience.  He has coached Offensive, Defense and Special Teams.
Jared is formerly the Head Football Coach at North Hunterdon High School in Annadale, NJ.
Professional Accomplishments:  (2014-Present)

  • 2017 NJ Internet Radio Coach of the year
  • 2017 North 2 New Jersey Football Coaches Association Coach of the year
  • 2017 Lehigh valley Coach of the year
  • 2017 Delaware Valley Chapter National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame coach of the year.
  • 2017 North Jersey Section 2 Group 4 State Champions (Second in school history) (First as a Group 4 Classification)
  • 2017 Final NJ.com Rankings #11 (highest all time ranking at North Hunterdon)
  • Offensive coordinator North Hunterdon HS Annandale, NJ

                      (2011 – Present)

  • Holds every major offensive record at North Hunterdon including:
  • Single Season total yardage, total TD’s and highest scoring average.
  • Featured in a publication in X and O labs Football Study

(Program development – Multi sport athlete)
Head Strength and Conditioning Coach (2007-Present) North Hunterdon High School

  • Developed Multiple programs for High School and Youth Athletes

As a college student athlete Coach Mazzetta attended Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA.  (2000-2005)
Jared was Captain of the 2004 ACC Championship Team.  He was also:  All ACC Academic Team (2004), Four-time letter winner, Big East Co-Champions (2001), Bowl Game Participation:  2004 Bowl Championship Series Sugar Bowl, Walnut Bowl, 2002 Insight Bowl, 2001 Gator Bowl.
As a high school student athlete Coach Mazzetta was part of the 1998 and 1999 State Championship teams.  He was the Captain of the 1999 State Championship Team.  He was nominated as All-American TE as well as All-State TE