Coach Freddie Northern


​Wife: Francis                   Children: Ashton, Cody

Coaching Responsibilities: Sophomore Assistant


Years in Coaching: 40            Years at Jefferson: 14

​Hometown: Chicago              High School: Lindbloom College Prep

​College: B.A. Upper Iowa University '76

              M.S. St. Ambrose (Business)

              M.S. Upper Iowa University (Education and Administration)


​Coaching Assignments:

2003-Current Sophomore Assistant Coach

1978-2005 Coach at Metro Youth Football Association (Senior Division and 7th Grade Jefferson Team)

Babe Ruth 13U Boys Baseball Coach

Jane Boyd Girls Basketball Coach

Jane Boyd Boys Baseball and Girls Softball


Playing Experience:

1972-1975 Upper Iowa University (Defensive Line and Heavyweight Wrestler)​


Awards and Honors:

1975 Div. III Football All-American (Defensive Line)

1974 & 1975 1st Team All-Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Player (Defensive Line)

Semi-Pro Football Defensive Lineman of the year (Cedar Rapids Falcons)

1997 Upper Iowa University Athletics Hall of Fame






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