5th Quarter Agency is dedicated to helping student athletes all over the world get the exposure they deserve. 5th Quarter Agency offers consulting, recruiting, mentorship, and sports clinics. During the process, we go with clients every step of the way to provide a pleasant, accessible, and relatable experience. We also teach athletes how to transfer sports skills into life skills in order to be the complete student athlete. Purpose Over Prison is our motto because not all wins show on the scoreboard.
As a native born and raised in a rough environment in Detroit, Coach Lynch is the true meaning of purpose over prison. He took to the streets at an early age to find his identity. Risky behavior and bad decisions literally almost cost Coach Lynch his life and an early exit from all Detroit Public Schools. Sports saved his life and gave him purpose. Now, Coach Lynch uses his life, coaching, sports, academic and referee experiences to help youth and other student athletes discover their purpose and make positive life choices.
Coach Lynch received a full scholarship to Indiana University to play as a running back (2002-2004). Due to an injury, he transferred to Alabama State where he earned a second full scholarship and his Bachelor of Arts in Communication/Radio Television (Cum Laude, 2006). He was a part of ASU's 2004 SWAC Championship Team (2nd team in school history to win the championship). In 2006, Coach Lynch was nominated as an academic All American. He went on to coach at Urbana & Tiffin Universities (Ohio), and served as Equipment Assistant for the Atlanta Falcons. Marlin currently is a college replay official, sports referee (basketball, football, and volleyball). Sports has played an integral part in every phase of Marlin’s life. He and his wife have two daughters and he also serves as the Apostle & Pastor of Kingdom Huddle Ministry.
Coach Lynch has help hundreds of Student Athletes all over this world receive scholarships to higher institutions of learning. Coach Lynch will go with you every step of the way to maximize the exposure you deserve.
Pictured: Kaia Woods, Point Guard at Washington State (PAC-12), Coach Lynch helped to increase Kaia's exposure during the pandemic and she was awarded a full scholarship to Washington State.
Pastor Mo has dedicated his life to serving youth in the USA, the United Kingdom, Nigeria, Algeria, and many other parts of the country. Pastor Mo is the Chief Mentor and Facilitator of Steve Harvey’s Boys Mentoring Program.
Pictured: Coach Lynch speaks with youth from underserved communities at the Boys & Girls Club in Salt Lake City, UT
Pastor Mo also known as "The Punchline Pastor" will have you on the edge of your seat. Through motivational speaking, he has encouraged, inspired, and positivity impacted many individuals globally. Some of his most recent speaking engagements include appearances at Steve Harvey's Boys Mentoring Program, Rise Youth Academy, and the Summit Vista Senior Independent Living Community Center. He also travels nationwide to speak to groups of students athletes.
Pictured: Pastor Mo speaking to residents at the Summit Vista Senior Independent Living Community Center
Coach Lynch works with individuals to help them navigate their potential and realize their untapped potential. He hosts group and individual clinics at the requests of clients year round.
Kaia Woods, Point Guard at Washington State (PAC-12), Coach Lynch helped to increase Kaia's exposure during the pandemic.