Position: Head Freshman Football Coach
Experience: 22 years
Coach Casey Sink is coaching for the first time in Summit after his family relocated here 3 years ago. Before coming to New Jersey, he was at Brenham High School in Brenham, Texas where he was the offensive line coach for 20 years. In Brenham, he helped lead the Cubs to 14 state playoff appearances, reaching the Class 4A State Championship game in 2002 and 2009. He also coached basketball and track during his time there. He has been a math teacher at Summit High School since 2014.
Coach Sink is a graduate of Texas A&M University. He and his wife Lori have 5 children. Caleb (Summit HS Class of 2014), Spencer (Summit HS Class of 2015), Mitchell (Summit HS Sophomore), Sadie (Summit HS Freshman) and Jacey (Jefferson Elementary).
Position: Freshman Offensive Coordinator
Experience: 5 Years
Russ has been coaching football since 2013 and joined the freshman HIlltopper staff in 2014.
Since being with Summit, he has had the pleasure of developing the freshman team and it’s players. In that time frame, Russ has been working with players on the offensive and defensive side of the ball, focusing in particular with the quarterbacks and wide receivers on offense. On defense, he has coached the linebackers and secondary.
It is his goal to instill a diligent work ethic on a daily basis. He wants his players to develop a love for the game as well as an appreciation of what it means to be a part of a team. Russ currently teaches social studies at Watching Hills Regional High School in Warren and is also the Head Boys Lacrosse coach for the nearby New Providence Pioneers.
Position: Freshman Defensive Coordinator
Experience: 4 Years
Jimmy will serve as the defensive coordinator for the Hilltopper freshman team after 2 years as serving as the OLB coach on the varsity team. Jimmy came to the Hilltopper program in 2013 after a successful football career at TCNJ and New Providence.
Jimmy currently serves as a Summit High school Physical education/health teacher, along with being the Summit Freshman boys basketball coach and New Providence boys JV/Varsity assistant lacrosse coach.