FOOTBALL COACH - Anthony Newman
Widely regarded as the greatest high school football player in Oregon history out of Beaverton High School. He earned all Metro league running back his junior year and offensive player of the year his senior year, also Kodak first team All-American. Anthony was an accomplished baseball player. Drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays his senior year in high school. Anthony starred at the University of Oregon, playing a leading role in transforming the Ducks from perennial Pac-10 doormats to a title contender, and laying the foundation for the powerhouse program that now exists in Eugene. Anthony finished his senior year earning first team All-Pac 10 and All-American honors. After being drafted in the second round of the 1988 draft, Anthony went played 12 stellar seasons as an NFL defensive back with the Rams, Saints & Raiders. In 2006 Anthony was inducted into the University of Oregon Athletics Hall of Fame. Anthony also provides color commentary for the Oregon Sports Network telecast of Ducks Football and radio commentary for Oregon Ducks football on 750AM THE GAME sports radio.
Anthony Newman's NFL Days
FOOTBALL COACH AND SPARQ TRAINER - Alex Molden,
Owner of All Star Performance Athletics
Alex Molden, a 9 year veteran of the National Football League. He wore the uniform of the University of Oregon where his stand-out career included a Pac-10 Championship and Rose Bowl appearance. Alex was recognized as a consensus All-American his senior year and selected as an All-Pac 10 in both his junior and senior years.
Alex was a 1996 first round draft pick and pursued a long professional career in the NFL including stops with the New Orleans Saints, San Diego Chargers, Washington Redskins and the Detroit Lions. Alex now enjoys using the expertise he gained as a professional athlete to formulate workout programs for individuals who want to update their fitness routines as well as inspiring athletes who want an edge in their training regimen. His workouts incorporate many dynamic and innovative movements that utilize balance, core strength, overall body control, agility and coordination. Alex holds a degree in Psychology, an International Sports Science Association certification and youth fitness trainer certification from ISSA.