ELIZABETHTOWN — On Sunday, June 19, Elizabethtown Prebyterian Church will be hosting Indianapolis Colts Strength and Conditioning Assistant Coach Richard Howell for its Father’s Day Breakfast.
A native of Bladenboro, Howell is in his 17th season as assistant strength and conditioning coach of the Indianapolis Colts.
Howell is responsible for assisting Head Strength and Conditioning Coach Roger Marandino in all aspects of the club’s conditioning program. While with the Colts, Howell has also assisted in coordinating player development programs (2009-2011), one of which was honored by the NFL in 2009 as the league’s Outstanding Financial Education Program.
Howell was a quarterback at Davidson (1990-93) and was the team captain as a senior. Upon graduation, he held five school records and finished his senior season ranked fourth nationally in scoring for Division I-AA football. Howell played one season for Akersberga in a Sweden league. He holds a bachelor’s degree in biology from Davidson.
Howell is a certified strength and conditioning specialist by the National Strength and Conditioning Association. He and his wife, Karen, have three children, Alexis, Jacob and Joshua.
The breakfast will begin at 9:30 a.m. at Elizabethtown Presbyterian, and reservations may be made by clicking here.