Shawn Liotta will be entering his fourth season as the Head Football Coach at Burrell High School (PA) in 2021. Liotta is a veteran of 22 years of coaching experience at the high school, college, and professional level. During his tenure as a Head Coach or Offensive Coordinator; Liotta's teams have won 5 championships, 7 division or conference titles, and he has coached in 26 playoff games.
Coach Liotta spent 2014-2015 as the Offensive Coordinator at Clairton High School (PA) where the Bears captured two consecutive WPIAL Titles and compiled a (28-2) record. Liotta’s “No Huddle No Mercy” offense became one of the most prolific in the history of high school football, averaging over (58) points per game, shattering the all-time PIAA state scoring record, and becoming the second highest scoring team in the history of high school football with (958) points in 2014. In addition to his tenure at Clairton, Liotta has served as an assistant at Springdale High School, Yough High School, Saltsburg Area, and McKeesport High School in addition to serving as the head coach at Albert Gallatin High School, Line Mountain High School and West Shamokin High School.
Shawn Liotta was the running backs coach at Duquesne University in 2003 helping the Dukes capture the NCAA D1AA Mid-Major National Championship, and spent nine seasons as a Head Coach at the professional indoor level most recently with the Erie Explosion where he led his team to two league titles and was a two-time league coach of the year. During his tenure in Erie, Liotta's teams led the league in scoring and total offense 5 times, had 3 different quarterbacks named league MVP, and established the all time indoor/arena football scoring record for points in a single game (138).
Coach Liotta has additional experience in the USA Football National Team program having served as the Offensive Coordinator of the Under 18 US National Team. Coach Liotta currently serves as the Director of Coaching for Fan Controlled Football a new professional football league that launched in 2021.
Coach Liotta is a published author of the best selling book “No Huddle No Mercy”, consultant to programs across the country, and a national clinic speaker who has presented at the Nike Coach of the Year Clinic, Glazier Clinics, Gulf Coast Coaches Clinic, and Ottawa Football Coaches Clinic and is a member of the editorial advisory board of American Football Monthly. Shawn Liotta is a 2002 graduate of Robert Morris University, and resides in Lower Burrell, Pa with his wife Allison and daughter Liliana.
Shawn Liotta: Head Coach
Burrell High School, PA
Author of: "No Huddle No Mercy" System