Mike McCarthy (Owner)
Coach McCarthy has a unique perspective of the QB position from playing the game at a professional level, coaching the position at the collegiate level, and receiving a Bachelor of Science in Physical Education. Combining these avenues has allowed him to formulate a unique holistic approach to teaching & training the Quarterback position. This approach has proven success from his athletes at the collegiate, high school, and youth levels and his academy has continued to evolve each year.
Individual QB coach (2012-present):
Since 2012 I have worked with over 100 Youth, High school and College Quarterbacks in New England focusing on development of arm strength, accuracy, throwing mechanics, footwork, coverage recognition, base, upper body mechanics, film breakdown, Progressions/reads, conditioning, weight training, recruiting process etc.
I have also trained ahletes ages 8-25 all around Massachusetts working on skill development, speed, agility, power training etc. Experience working with QB's, RB's, WR's, TE's, LB's, DB's.
CoachUp Individual Skills Trainer (2015-Present):
Top 4 Ranked CoachUp trainer in Massachusetts with over 250 sessions completed. I have worked with over 100 different Quarterbacks/athletes in last 4 years on skill development, speed, plyometrics, flexibility, agility, & strength training, I have received 31 5-star reviews on the CoachUp website
Bridgewater State University Quarterbacks Coach (2014- 2018):
Responsible for practice planning, creating and executing practice drills during practice, help with on field play calling, individual film sessions with QB's, coverage recognition, on field coaching, breaking down quarterbacks form and technique, game planning, and weight training. Coached a first team all conference QB/record holder and helped coach team to a conference championship and NCAA Playoff appearance in 2016
Geneva Seahawks, Switzerland (2015):
QB Coach of the Junior Team (Ages 13-18) Responsible for coaching the Quarterbacks of the Flag Football (Ages 8-12) and Elite programs (13-30). Spent time creating and implementing innovative drills, practice plans, and running practice for the Flag and Junior program, learning under Head Coach Kirk Mastromatteo
Professional Football (2015-2017):
College Football (2010-14):
High school Football (2005-2009):