Saint Xavier University - 2012 Football Roster
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Slovick enters his eighth season at Saint Xavier and serves as the Cougars' special teams coordinator and linebackers coach.
Prior to SXU, he spent 11 seasons as football coach of former MSFA Midwest League rival University of St. Francis (Ill.).
In 2010, he
was named the MSFA Mideast League
Assistant Coach of the Year and his
kicker, Tom Lynch, won the prestigious Fred Mitchell Award back-to-back years (2010 & 2011) as the top placekicker among NCAA Division I-AA, Division II, Division III, NAIA and junior college institutions
has also had a linebacker receive All-American recognition each of the past five years.
From 1986-92, Slovick was the defensive coordinator for the Fighting Saints.
In 1987 and 1991, St. Francis was ranked among the NAIA's best in pass, rush and total defense.
In 1995, when St. Francis (Ill.) was a NCAA Division II member, the Fighting Saints
ranked second in the Midwest Intercollegiate Football Conference in both total defense (305 ypg) and rushing defense (152.8 ypg).
Slovick earned his bachelor of arts degree in political science from Lewis University (Ill.) in 1971 and a master's degree in physical education from Eastern Illinois University in 1974.
resides in Joliet and has a son, Shane.
Mike Slovick - Assistant Coach - 8th season