Football Coach Ready for Challenge

Head of School Mr. Christopher Keavy and Football Coach Mr. Matt Marshall

After an injury during sophomore year at Nichols College curtailed his playing career, Matt Marshall experienced one of those career-changing moments.

“The coach approached me and said, ‘You’re a good locker room guy, how about we keep you around and I’ll teach you how to coach,’” Marshall recalled.

Things turned around for the former Bison lineman who opted for a career in coaching, and the 31-year-old resident of Middleboro was recently appointed head football coach at St. John Paul II.

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