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Dear Coach:

It is our privilege to invite you and your staff to our Penn State Football Spring Chalk Talk. We hope you will take advantage of this opportunity to meet our staff, learn our coaching philosophies and experience two great days of football. We realize the tremendous impact you have had on our program and we look forward to building a lasting relationship with you. As always, if we can be of any assistance to you, your staff and/or program, please do not hesitate to contact us.

We Are... Penn State!

James Franklin
Head Coach
Penn State Football

Spring Chalk Talk
The Penn State Football Spring Chalk Talk is designed to meet the needs and interests of high school/middle school head coaches and their assistants.

Please note: This event is not for players or children.

Features of the Penn State Football Spring Chalk Talk include:

  • Attend full-padded Spring Football Practice
  • Dinner with Penn State Coaching Staff
  • Positional Chalk Talk with Penn State Coaching Staff
  • Additional Speakers TBA
  • Social with Penn State Coaching Staff
  • Fee: $40 (includes instruction, dinner, social and continental breakfast)
    Meals: Dinner, social and continental breakfast will be provided.

    Holuba Hall is located off McKean Road next to Orange Lot F. In case of inclement weather, you will be contacted by e-mail concerning any changes or cancellation.

    The event begins at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, April 6 and ends at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 7. It will be conducted on Penn State's University Park campus, located in State College, Pennsylvania. Final registration for the Chalk Talk will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, April 6 at Holuba Hall.

    Participants are responsible for their own housing. If you need assistance with finding lodging, please visit the Penn State Visitors Web Site.

    Parking is available to all participants. When you arrive for final registration on Friday, April 6, please park in Lot Jordan East overlooking the outdoor track, next to the Multi-Sport Facility. This lot is accessible off Porter Road and Dauer Drive. Please leave your vehicle in this lot for the entire day.

    Program Notes

    The initial portion of the Chalk Talk will be conducted in Penn State's Holuba Hall. Click here for detailed visitor information, including maps.

    Program Outline (Proposed)

    Friday - April 6, 2018
    2:00 p.m.Registration opens, Holuba Hall
    3:00 p.m.Chalk Talk Begins; Speakers TBA, Holuba Hall
    7:00 p.m.Dinner
    8:00 p.m. Chalk Talk/Social (included in clinic fee), Holuba Hall
    Linebackers - Brent Pry
    Safeties - Tim Banks
    Defensive Line - Sean Spencer
    Cornerbacks - Terry Smith
    Quarterbacks - Ricky Rahne
    Offensive Line - Matt Limegrover
    Tight Ends - Tyler Bowen
    Running Backs - Ja'Juan Seider
    Special Teams - Phil Galiano
    Wide Receivers - David Corley
    Performance Enhancement - Dwight Galt
    Saturday - April 7, 2018
    8:30 a.m.Speakers To Be Announced
    10:00 a.m.Observe Walk-Thru/Continental Breakfast, Holuba Hall
    10:30 a.m. Observe Spring Practice #9, Holuba Hall

    All individual cancellations must be received in writing by mail, email or fax to the Penn State Sport Camps Office. Cancellations will not be accepted by phone. For those cancellations received fifteen (15) or more days prior to the first day of camp, a $5 financial transaction fee will be deducted. If the cancellation is received fourteen (14) days or less before the start of camp, there will be a $10 administrative fee. For purposes of a refund, the postmark of the cancellation letter or the date stamp from the fax machine will determine the date received by the Sport Camps office.

    Coaches who register but do not attend the Chalk Talk and fail to notify the Penn State Sport Camps office by 5:00 p.m. two business days after the event will not receive a refund. Also, those coaches who register but cannot attend may send a substitute.

    Penn State Sport Camps
    Gardner House, Elm Road
    University Park, PA 16802
    Fax: 814-865-8883

    In accordance with NCAA guidelines, all Penn State University Sport Camps and Clinics are open to any and all entrants, limited only by specified number, age, grade level and/or gender of its participants.


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