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Tiny Mite

Please help us congratulate Coach Jason Schmachtenberger as he returns to be the Head Coach for the Tiny Might team for the 2019 season! Please read below to learn a little more about Coach Jason who is looking forward to building on the successful and exciting season he led his team to last year!!

Coach Jason was the Varsity offensive line and defensive line coach 2013 & 2014 season Claymont High School in Ohio. He moved to the Bay area and coached the Offensive line for the Pinellas Park TBirds 2017 midgets, a team that was the SYFC runner up in a very competitive division!
Offensive Coordinator flag team 2017 Tbirds.

Coach Jason decided to coach at Calvary Christian for their JV linebackers and also be the jv assistant defensive coordinator 2018. This coming year he will be in Dunedin to be the Varsity squad Special Teams Coordinator and the JV Defensive Coordinator!

GO PANTHERS!!! We can't wait to see the Tiny Mights take the field in 2019!!!

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Mighty Mite

Our 2019 MM Head Coach will be Coach Matt Samuelson!!

Coach Matt is moving up from the the Solid Tiny Might team to head up the Mighty Might team for the 2019 season! Coach Matt will be inheriting a very talented roster on the Mighty Might roster as well as coming up with a core group from Tiny Mights who went undefeated last year! Our entire organization is looking forward to what Coach Matt and his staff can do with this team in 2019!!

Read below to learn more about coach Matt!! 

The Samuelson family has lived in Palm Harbor for six years. Matt and his wife Kerri have two sons, Hunter and Beckett, that are both playing with Panther Organization along with the Under Armour Friday Nights Under The Lights program. Matt is going into his fourth year with The North Pinellas Panthers. Prior to moving to Palm Harbor, Matt coached for 5 Years as an Assistant Coach and Head Coach In Indiana. When not coaching football, Matt helps coach with a local youth wrestling club.

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Junior Pee Wee

For our 2019 JPW team our HC will be Shane Davis!!

Coach Shane came to us last year and was the Defensive Coordinator for the Mighty Mite squad that allowed an average of less than 6 points against per game!!

He will be bringing up the majority of the coaching staff from the MM team that went 7-1 last year as well as adding talented and well experienced coaches to coach along side him. Expect BIG things from this talented and exciting team in 2019!! Read below to learn more about our new JPW Head Coach, Shane Davis!!

Coach Shane was born and raised in Pinellas county and grew up playing for the Clearwater Tornadoes. He has held Asst. HC, DC, dline, and oline coaching positions from 6U-14U teams. When Coach Shane is not on the field coaching he enjoys spending time with his family at the beach, fishing, going to Bucs and Lightning games, and mentoring current and former players of his.

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Pee Wee

For our PW (PeeWee) Team Dennis Stephens is moving up to be the HC!! Dennis had a great year last year going 6-2 in the regular season and is hoping to build on his success from last year.

Coach Dennis is in his 7th year coaching and his 3rd year being a HC. He is also our team Vice President!!

Let's hear it for Coach Dennis!! We are excited to see what the PW team does in 2019!

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Junior Varsity

Let’s welcome our Junior Varsity coach, Sean Somerfield!!

He is so excited to return for his 13th season with the Panthers. Last year his team was conference runner up this year they are going for conference champions!!

His staff is:
Brian Bishop. Offensive Coordinator 
Jim Gleason. Defensive Coordinator
Jody Hair. Offensive Asst Coach
Aaron King. Defensive Line coach
Chris Olpp. Offensive Asst Coach
Dan Higgans. Defensive Asst Coach
Scot Morrison. Defensive Asst Coach
Ashton Griffen. Jr Coach

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