Optimum Scouting Department

Optimum Scouting is a third party scouting service that works with pro teams,  College All-Star games, and others in the professional football area to aid in their prospect research and evaluation, while also providing unique and in-depth scouting for OptimumScouting.com, Sporting News, and TheFootballEducator.com in the form of articles, scouting reports, NFL Draft Guides, and much more.

Any questions about Optimum Scouting, radio appearance requests, scouting requests, concerns about OptimumScouting.com or any questions, please feel free to email at EricG@OptimumScouting.com.

Optimum Scouting 2015-2016 Scouting Staff
Eric Galko – Owner/Editor, Director of Scouting

Austin Baumer – SEC Scout, Writer
Derrik Klassen – College Football Writer
Matthew Vahey – Big Ten/MAC Scout, NFL Writer
Mike Vahey – Big Ten/MAC Scout, NFL Writer
Christian Page – Mountain West/Sun Belt Scout, CFB Writer
Kevin Knight – Big 12 Scout, NFL Writer
Patrick Callaway – ACC Scout
Uri Piterberg – C-USA Writer

Cory Burrell – Writer, Associate Editor



Our Scouting Services
If you ever have any questions, comments, requests, or concerns, please don’t hesitate to email at any time at EricG@OptimumScouting.com or use the Contact Us page. 


Joining Our Staff

Our department usually has a few openings every year because of the loss of scouts to usually professional scouting jobs. There is a substantial of work involved, but by working with a group with a common goal in scouting is a way to benefit your abilities as well as build your resume.

If you are interested in applying to join our staff, please send me an email at EricG@OptimumScouting.com or use the Contact Us page.