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USC staff, coaches send messages of support for Fight On Friday

Virtually the entire USC football department took to twitter Friday morning for #FightOnFriday, as each coach and support staffer sent out messages of thanks and appreciation for those working to combat the spread of Covid-19, and urged the Trojan Family to continue to stay safe.

USC Trojans head coach Clay Helton

Offensive coordinator Graham Harrell

Defensive coordinator Todd Orlando

Offensive line coach Tim Drevno

Special teams coach Sean Snyder

Defensive line coach Vic So’oto

Tight ends coach John David Baker

Wide receivers coach Keary Colbert

Strength and conditioning coach Aaron Ausmus

Running backs coach Mike Jinks

Safeties coach Craig Naivar

Offensive quality control analyst Lenny Vandermade, who offered some special recognition to his brother-in-law, former USC fullback Malaefou Mackenzie, who is a Long Beach firefighter.

Director of player development Gavin Morris

USC Director of high school relations Armond Hawkins Jr.

Special teams quality control coach Jake Dusenbury

Defensive analyst Shawn Howe

Quarterback assistant Seth Doege

Offensive quality control analyst Steve Murillo

Offensive quality control analyst Dane Stevens

Defensive backs assistant Brett Arce

Head athletic trainer Russ Romano

Offensive graduate assistant Stanton Keane, who joined the Trojans in February. He was a student coach at Texas Tech in 2016 and 2017, and a graduate assistant with the Red Raiders in 2018.

Director of on-campus recruiting Kelsea Winkle

Assistant athletic director for football Joseph Wood

Director of scouting/recruiting strategy Trey Johnson

Director of player personnel Spencer Harris

Assistant director of player personnel Drew Fox

Assistant director of football operations Gordon Thomas

USC associate director of football operations Jon Blake, who just joined the staff in March, after stints with Arkansas and the Miami Dolphins.

Director of graphic design Alex Verdugo

Erik McKinney
Erik McKinney

Erik McKinney began writing for WeAreSC in 2004, during his junior year at USC, covering the Trojans football team and recruiting. He then moved on to ESPN.com in 2011, where he served as the West Region recruiting reporter and then the Pac-12 recruiting reporter. He took over as publisher of WeAreSC in January, 2019.

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