The search for the next Pirate boys' hockey head coach has been extended to April 18.
The previous application deadline was Thursday but Crookston Activities Director Don Donarski said due to a "small number" of applicants the deadline has been extended.
The job description reads:
"Crookston Public Schools is seeking a well-rounded head hockey coach capable of leading a successful hockey program while developing citizens of character & integrity. A list of teaching opportunities will be posted shortly. Asst. coaching position may also be available depending on skills, experience & potential vacancies. If interested, submit application form (available on this website), letter of application, résumé and 3 reference letters to: Don Donarski, Activities Dir., Crookston High School, 402 Fisher Ave., Crookston, MN 56716. Phone: 218-281-2144, email: firstname.lastname@example.org."
Jon Bittner resigned after 14 years (1986-94, 2007-13) with a record of 153-207-10. His .425 win percentage is the third best in the program's history.