Meet Coach AJ Palazzolo | Northland Christian School

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Meet Coach AJ Palazzolo

Coach AJ Palazzolo was born and raised in Medford, Oregon. He grew to love football at an early age, as his father is a lifelong college football coach. Palazzolo went on to have a successful high school career playing football, basketball, and baseball. Palazzolo earned all-state honors as a centerfielder and quarterback.

Coach Palazzolo enjoyed a journeyman college career starting at Quarterback for three different small colleges. After college Palazzolo played in European football leagues, while simultaneously coaching the offensive side of the ball. He made stops in Germany, Italy and France, where he was named the 2015 American Import of the year.  Palazzolo then returned home to Oregon and accepted a job with Nike Football at Nike World HQ in Beaverton, OR. 

While in Beaverton, he served as the Offensive Coordinator for Westview High School. During his time as the offensive coordinator at Westview, the program went from a middle of the road offense, to a top 5 in the state offense in class 6A. Family and and a new career opportunity brought Coach Palazzolo to Texas and ultimately to Northland Christian. Palazzolo enjoys traveling, steak & sushi, reading, getting outdoors and quality  time with family and friends. 

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