James shared, "I am very excited about the opportunity to serve these young men and the Academy. We will do everything in our power, every single day, to make this program the best it can be; starting now."
Coach James has been tasked with developing a sports specific training program for athletes who are in-season and off-season as well as continuing to develop and coordinate all aspects of the Rock Academy’s High School Football Program
James is a graduate of San Diego State University where he started as a defensive back under Coach Chuck Long. He has trained over 200 different clients of all ages, abilities, and sports. He has hosted numerous Speed and Agility camps, for youth and high school athletes in San Diego. Scotty works with college athletes training for the professional ranks, to improve their speed, strength, and conditioning. This past season, he was on staff at Escondido High School, and coached Defensive Backs for the Varsity, Junior Varsity, and Freshmen squads.
As an athlete, James ended up earning a full-athletic scholarship as a starting defensive back, and played under Head Coach Chuck Long. His final season was in 2007 when he graduated with Bachelors Degree in Social Science. James passed up the opportunity to train and tryout for the National Football League to marry his lovely wife, and former NCAA All-American Track & Field star, Stephanie James.
ABOUT THE ROCK ACADEMY
The Rock Academy, a private Christian school, is an adjunct to The Rock Church, the fourth-largest church in Southern California. The Academy was founded in 2002 by Rock Pastor Miles McPherson. Its mission is to fully equip students with the tools necessary to become professionally and spiritually qualified Christian leaders.
The Rock Academy is fully accredited for grades K-12 by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. It is also a member of the Association of Christian Schools International. The preschool is fully licensed through the California Department of Social Services.
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Rock Academy: 2277 Rosecrans St., San Diego, CA 92106