Jordan Jarry Named Director Of Football Operations
June 23, 2011
AMHERST, Mass. - University of Massachusetts Head Football Coach Kevin Morris has announced on Thursday the hiring of Jordan Jarry as the Director of Football Operations beginning with the 2011 season. He will take over the position previously held by Mike Hodges who retired after 33 years at UMass including six as head coach.
"Jordan comes to UMass as the Director of Football Operations. He has administrative experience through his time at Georgetown and most recently was on the field coaching at the Colorado School of Mines," said Morris. "Jordan is a sharp young man who brings enthusiasm and the know how that will be critical as we make the transition to the FBS level."
The 2004 graduate of Georgetown joins the Minuteman program after spending the past season as the outside linebackers coach at the Colorado School of Mines where he also assisted in recruiting, video coordinating and strength and conditioning.
With the Ore Diggers, Jarry helped coach a defense that led CSM to the 2010 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Championship and a spot in the NCAA Division II Playoffs. The defensive unit led the RMAC in sacks (36) and ranked second in red-zone defense and interceptions.
Prior to CSM, the Nashua, N.H., native spent five years (2005-10) working in the Georgetown Athletics Department where he served as an account executive for ticket sales and corporate sponsorship. He assisted the department in producing over $8 million in revenue while also working with over 100 corporate clients including Sprint, AMTRAK, GEICO, Xerox and Coca-Cola.
Jarry was a three-year letterwinner at Georgetown as a tight end for the Hoyas from 2001-04. He was named to the 2004 and 2004 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll and was a Dean's List student earning a degree in history. He also earned his master's degree in sports industry management from Georgetown in 2009.
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