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Minersville Area Hires Sports Coaches for 2024-25 Seasons

A new girls’ basketball coach among the hires.

Board members at Minersville Area School District recently approve the hiring of coaches for sports for the 2024-25 seasons.

Here are the coaches hired by the board on May 22.


Justin FrantzHead CoachTBD
Jeff CutlerAssistantTBD
Dan HopkinsAssistantTBD
Joseph KavanaughAssistantTBD
Chad MarquardtAssistantTBD
Dylan ReberAssistantTBD
Gino YoureyAssistantTBD
Noah CharowskyAssistantVolunteer
Matthew HirschAssistantVolunteer
Edward MoranAssistantVolunteer
Scott RizzardiAssistantVolunteer
Scott YagielniskieAssistantVolunteer
Steve YoungAssistantVolunteer

Girls’ Soccer

Nathan ParentHead CoachTBD
Joel MotukAssistantTBD
Tonya YobAssistantVolunteer

Cross Country

Jason BurgessHead CoachTBD
Jennifer BurgessAssistantTBD
Bridget DoughertyAssistantVolunteer
Kevin DoughertyAssistantVolunteer
Brandon OakillAssistantVolunteer

Girls’ Basketball

Emily MealeyHead CoachTBD

Boys’ Basketball

Dave MullaneyHead CoachTBD


John KostishakHead CoachTBD
George BonduraAssistantVolunteer
Morgan ZimerofskyAssistantVolunteer


Kathryn ValukevichHead CoachTBD
Jennifer LandAssistantTBD
Melissa JamesAssistantVolunteer


Raymond SukeenaHead CoachTBD
David GonzalezAssistantTBD
Nathan ParentAssistantVolunteer

Boys’ Soccer

Ed BurkeHead CoachTBD
Charmane BurkeAssistantTBD
Chris BowersAssistantVolunteer
Matt LeitzelAssistantVolunteer
Koda WhalenAssistantVolunteer

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Most Per-event Workers Get Pay Increase

Most people who work sports games and events at Minersville Area will get a modest raise this upcoming 2024-25 season.

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Here’s a look at the new rates for the positions. Some rates remained the same because they were given wage increases in the 2023-24 season.

Wage Increases for Per-Event Athletic Employees

Position2023/2024 Wage2024/2025 Wage
Ticket Sellers$25.00$30.00
Ticket Collectors$20.00$25.00
Scoreboard Operator$25.00$30.00
Parking Lot Attendant$20.00$25.00
Football Chain Marker$20.00$25.00
Cross/Track Event Worker$30.00$30.00
Basketball Bookkeeper$35.00$40.00

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