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Austin Woodard

Joplin, Missouri, United States

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Born and raised in Joplin, MO., graduated from Joplin High School, where I was Captain of the football team and earned All-Conf., All-District and All-State honors as an O&D Tackle. Signed to play college ball at Missouri Southern State University (MSSU) as an Offensive Tackle from 2000 to 2003. I was a  2 Year Letterman, starting in over 26 games at Right Tackle. Was fortunate enough to learn from Offensive Coordinators; Dan Scheible and Robert Green, and be mentored by; Rod Smith and Robert Townsend. Since college I played Semi-Professional football for ten years with the Joplin Crusaders of the Central Football League (CFL via MLFN). While with the Crusaders, we 6 League Championships in 10 years, I was a Player/Co-Coordinator/ Offensive Line Coach and now I am currently the team's General Manager.
I was certified as a Football Scout by Sports Management Worldwide in 2013. Where I was trained in NFL scouting techniques, NFL general manager practices, basic video editing and Coaches Office, statistical analysis, scouting reports and NFL Collective Bargaining Agreement. And was mentored by NFL experts Russ Lande & John Wooten.
 
Currently unmarried so have availability to scout most nights of the week.