Doug Semones
Doug Semones
College: California Lutheran University (B.A. 1983)
Position: Assistant Coach - Outside Linebackers

Doug Semones, who has been coaching football for 24 years, joins the Yale staff as the new outside linebackers coach. Semones, a former Arena Football League and Indoor Professional Football League assistant, comes to the Bulldogs after spending the last two years as the defensive coordinator at Sandpoint High School in Idaho. His college coaching experience came from three years (1996-98) at the University of Hawaii, where he handled the defensive line, special teams and tight ends. Semones also worked the 1994 and 1995 Hula Bowls (collegiate all-star games). He left the Rainbows to be the defensive coordinator for the IPFL Hawaii Hammerheads for a season before serving in the same role with the AFL 2 Hawaii Islanders. Semones was also the head football coach at Kahuku High School in Hawaii, where he also coached baseball, wrestling and track. He was an all-league defensive back at California Lutheran University, where he received his B.A. in 1983. He and his wife, Linda, have two children, Jake (18) and Catherine (15). Contact Coach Semone: douglas.semones@yale.edu

 

Recruiting Areas: Arizona, Iowa, Missouri, New Mexico, Southern California