Colin Woodward joined the Georgetown football staff in August 2016. He assisted with the team's linebackers during his first season. Starting with the 2017 season, Woodward will work with the coaching staff by providing analytics for the Hoyas.
In 2016, Woodward assisted with Georgetown’s linebackers, helping the Hoyas lead the Patriot League in scoring defense (23.3 ppg) and rushing defense (155.8 ypg). Sophomore J’V’on Butler and senior Leo Loughrey were both named to the All-Patriot League Second Team after ranking first and fourth on the team in tackles, respectively.
Prior to Georgetown, Woodward spent one season as a defensive assistant coach at The College of Wooster, where he assisted the defensive staff with drills, served as the video coordinator and assisted in recruiting.
He was a four-year letterwinner and linebacker at Wooster, where he played for former Georgetown assistant coach Frank Colaprete. As a student-athlete, Woodward earned the Character, Courage and Commitment Award by the coaching staff in 2014-15. He was also selected by teammates as the J. Cocciletti Award for leadership, teamwork and dedication.
Away from the gridiron, Woodward spent two years working in the financial industry with S.R. Snodgrass, PNC Investments and the Northwestern Mutual Financial Network. He has also spent time volunteering with Walk for Multiple Sclerosis, the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life.
A native of Pittsburgh, Pa., Woodward graduated from The College of Wooster (Ohio) in May 2015 with a B.A. in mathematics with a minor in economics. He is currently enrolled in the Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies working toward a master's degree in sports industry management.