Running Backs Coach
Josh Hewitt joins the football coaching staff in 2013 as a graduate assistant and is responsible for coaching the running backs and is the director of equipment operations for football. Last season Hewitt was a senior offensive lineman for the Eagles and received All HAAC honors for the third time in his four year career at Avila. After being named to the honorable mention list in 2010 and 2011, the St. Louis native was selected to the 2nd team All HAAC in 2012. Hewitt anchored an offensive line that 17th in the nation in total rushing yards (2172) and seventh in the NAIA in first downs per game (23.8). Josh started in all 43 games of his college career. Coach Hewitt is very familiar with the football business as he has grown up around it all of his life. His father, Todd Hewitt, is currently the director of equipment management at the University of Southern California and previous to that he had the same position with the St-Louis Rams.