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Jones Middle School Staff

 Adam Oliver                                                                                          

Head Football Coach

Positions Coaching: Quarterbacks

Alma Mater –  Upper Arlington High School (1996), Ohio Dominican College (2002), Ohio Dominican Unversity (2007 M.Ed)

Playing Experience – Upper Arlington High School (1994-1996)

Previous Coaching Experience –  Jones Middle School 7th Grade Head Coach (1996-2000), Jones Head Coach (2001-Present)

Years at Jones: 25 Years 

Family- Coach Oliver resides in Upper Arlington with his wife, Ali.  They have two boys, Aidan and Alex.  Aidan is a Junior at UAHS  and is on the football team.  Alex is a 5th grader at Wickliffe Elementary School.

 Brian Hardesty                                                                                  

8th-grade assistant coach 

Positions Coaching: Running Backs and Linebackers

Alma Mater- Miami University

Playing Experience-  Upper Arlington High School

Previous Coaching Experience- None

Years at Jones Middle School- 8

Family- My daughter, seven-year-old Sydney.

 Karl Severs                                                                           


Positions Coaching: Offensive Line and Defensive Line

Alma Mater – Briggs High School, Malone College (1.5 Years), United States Sports Academy

Playing Experience –  Briggs High School, Malone College

Previous Coaching Experience –  4 Years with the UAYF League, 2 Years UA Optimist Basketball, CPRD Basketball

Years at Jones Middle School - 1st 

Family -  Karl spends time with his Nephew (six years old) and Niece (8 months old).

 Chuck yoder                                                                                        


Positions Coaching: Wide Receivers and Defensive Backs

Alma Mater – Westland High School

Playing Experience – Westland High School

Previous Coaching Experience – 18 Years with the Northwest Football League coaching the 6th and 7th grades.

Years at Jones Middle School: 5th Year

Family: Chuck has 4 children and 8 grandchildren.