Our football sessions at Ozzie Smith’s Sports Academy come with high energy and intensity. Each student must come with a high level of concentration. We teach the fundamentals of the game as our foundation. Our students will learn the fundamentals of throwing, receiving, tackling, blocking, kicking, stances, steps, reads, route running and every technique necessary to achieve their goals. In addition to our indoor training facility in Chesterfield, Mo we also offer summer football camps in St. Charles, MO.
John holds a B.A. in Physical Education and a Master’s Degree in Sport Science. High School Football Playing Experience: 4 years and 2 year Letterman *All State Kicker, Arvada West High School Avrada, Colorado. College Football Playing Experience: 4 years, U.N.C. Greeley, Colorado. Professional Playing Experience: Denver Gold U.S.F.L. – Pre-Season Training Camp 1983 Denver Broncos N.F.L. played in Pre-Season before being waived at the end 85% Field Goal Percentage. Achieved 4.4 Hang Time on Kick-Offs to the 5 yard line. Coaching Experience: John has coached Kickers and Punters at the Age Group, High School and Division III College levels for the past 30 years. Many of his Kickers & Punters have either led the league or were awarded 1st or 2nd team honors in State and or Conference. John’s ability to connect with students at all levels of play have made him extremely effective in relating what it takes to be an affective kicker or punter and get the job done. John is currently coaching the kickers and punters at Washington University, St. Louis. John has a passion for kicking and punting. He has always wanted to share this with whoever had the same passion.
David Randolph, owner and founder of Ozzie Smith’s Sports Academy, had a dream…a dream of giving back to those athletes that want to excel in their sport of choice. In 1990, Ozzie Smith’s Sports Academy was born and for the last 20 years it has produced results for every athlete it has trained. David brought to Ozzie’s his life-long experiences, but also his passion for teaching. David was a 4-year football, basketball and baseball athlete at Principia College in Illinois. Since opening Ozzie’s David has taught over 30,000 students. David personally trains all of Ozzie’s instructors using a specific program designed to maximize each student’s potential. David has over 38 years of coaching and playing experience and he pride’s himself on teaching his students whatever is necessary to help them reach their potential. He stresses HARD WORK and DEDICATION to every aspect of each respective sport.