Coaching Staff Bios
Campus Athletic Coordinator/Head Football
Coach Wetzel graduated from Goldthwaite High School in 1987. He played on the 1985 State Championship football team and was named All-State as a defensive back and All-West Texas as a wide receiver. He attended Baylor University, earned a football scholarship, and lettered two years for the Bears as a wide receiver. He received his BS (91) and MS (94) from Baylor.
Coach Wetzel began his coaching career at CE Ellison High School in Killeen. He coached various positions (secondary, wide receivers, offensive coordinator, head track) from 1992 to 1997. Coach Wetzel then became the Athletic Director/Head Football Coach at Hyde Park Baptist High School in Austin. The 98 and 99 teams both advanced to the state semi-finals. Coach Wetzel became the Athletic Coordinator/Head Football Coach at Killeen High School in the spring of 2000. The Kangaroos had been 2-8 during the previous season. The 2000 team finished as the District 13-5A runner-up and gave the school its first trip to the playoffs since 1994. The 2001 Kangaroos finished 9-4 and lost to eventual state champion Lufkin in the regional quarterfinals.
He was named Campus Athletic Coordinator/Head Football Coach at Ronald Reagan High School in the spring of 2004. The 2005 Rattlers finished with a 6-4 record; the first winning season in the school's history. The 2006 Rattlers finished 9-5; losing to eventual state finalist Austin Westlake in the 5A Division I Quarterfinals. The 2007 Rattlers finished 11-3; losing to eventual state finalist Converse Judson in the 5A Division 1 Regional Finals. The 2008 team won the school's first district championship and finished 11-3 as Regional Finalist. The 2009 team followed with another 26-5A championship and an 8-3 record. Reagan's 2011 team won the 26-5A championship and advanced to the Regional finals to finish 12-2. The 2012 Rattlers finished 7-4 after losing to Smithson Valley in the Bi-District round of the Div. II playoffs.
Coach Wetzel is currently a member of the Board of Directors of the Texas High School Coaches Association.
Coach Wetzel is married to the former Shana Stewart of Killeen. Shana is an Art teacher at Reagan HS. They are the proud parents of three boys: Garren (19), Skyler (15), and Chase (11). They are members of Community Bible Church.
Asst. Campus Coordinator/Head Girls Soccer
Coach Whitlock began her coaching career in 1984, when she started the girls' soccer program at Judson High School. She coached at Judson until moving to her high school alma mater, Churchill High School in 1990. In 1999, she moved to the brand new Ronald Reagan High School, where she is currently the Girls' Head Soccer Coach, Assistant Athletic Coordinator, and English teacher.
Coach Whitlock has had teams in the Texas 5A Regional IV tournament nineteen times since 1991, winning the Region IV championship six times – 1997, 1998, 1999, 2002, 2004, and 2009. Her teams have qualified for the state UIL championship tournament six times, finishing as state runners-up in 1997, 1998, 1999, and 2004, and as semi-finalists in 2002 and 2009. Due to the consistently high competitive performance of her teams, she has been selected San Antonio Express News Coach of the Year five times. She has been named Regional Coach of the Year four times and in 2009, was named Class 5A Coach of the Year as well as National Coach of the Year. Overall Record from 1984 -2012: 503-93-4; Reagan HS Record: 252-43-28.
For the first time in Reagan history, the 2011 girls soccer team had an undefeated season with a record of 12-0-0. They were the District 26-5A Champions and advanced to the Regional Quarterfinals. In 2012, the girls soccer team was district runner up and advanced to the Regional quarter finals. This was the 20th year in a row for Coach Whitlock to reach the quarterfinals.
Starting her 30th year of coaching and teaching, Coach Whitlock is looking forward to a great year with a special group of ladies. Burn it to earn it!
Coach Whitlock holds a USSF "A" License, an NSCAA National Diploma, and is an ODP Coach for South Texas Youth Soccer. In March 2012, Coach Whitlock won her 500th career win. This record makes her the soccer coach with the most wins in the greater San Antonio area!
Asst. Basketball/Asst. Track
Coach Anguiano was born and raised in Laredo, TX and is a graduate of J.W. Nixon High School. After graduating from high school, he attended The University of Texas at San Antonio where he earned a bachelor degree of Science in Kinesiology.
He began his coaching career in 2000 with United ISD in Laredo, TX at Garcia Middle School. In 2003, Coach Anguiano was hired as the varsity assistant boy's basketball coach at Lyndon B. Johnson high school in Laredo. There he took part in opening a new school and starting the basketball program with then head coach Frank Gonzalez. In their third year at LBJ, the Wolves made the playoffs for the first time in the school's short history and won the District Championship as well. While at LBJ high school, he also coached football for the late Head Coach/ Campus Coordinator Mike Medina and also coached softball with then Head Coach Javier Morin.
In 2007, Coach Anguiano and his wife relocated to San Antonio and he was hired at Stevens High School in Northside ISD. While at Stevens, he was fortunate enough to work with Coach John Hirst and his basketball staff. In three seasons at Stevens, the Falcons qualified for the playoffs every season, won back to back District Championships (in 08 and 09), won two Bi-District Championships, and one Area Championship.
In 2010, Coach Anguiano was hired as the varsity assistant basketball coach at Reagan High School. Since 2010 the Rattlers have won two District Championships, three Bi-District Championships, and one Area Championship. Coach Anguiano is also an assistant coach for the Rattler track team.
Coach Anguiano has been married to his beautiful wife, Mirna for 9 years. They have two beautiful daughters, Elise (3) and Alexia (8 months)
Joey Ashley is a 1998 graduate of Port Aransas High School where he was a multisport athlete, competing at the regional and state level in basketball, golf, baseball and tennis. He has taught and coached golf for 9 years. In that time, he has coached his teams and individuals to the state tournament each of the last 8 years. He has helped his boys and girls programs win 3 district championships each and advanced a team to the regional tournament 6 times.
Last year was his first year as a Rattler where he helped the boys team finish in the Top 3 in 5 tournaments including a district championship. The girls finished runner-up in both district and regionals to advance to the State tournament.
Before joining the Reagan coaching staff, Coach Ashley was the head golf coach at MacArthur HS ('08-'12) and Pflugerville Hendrickson ('04-'08). Joey has also spent the last 8 years working for the Texas Junior Golf Tour helping junior golfers work towards their collegiate ambitions.
Coach Ashley graduated from Concordia University in Austin in 2003 with a bachelor's degree in Secondary Education. While at Concordia, he played 3 years on the Tornado basketball team and 4 years on the men's golf team. Coach Ashley was a Student Asst. for the Men's Basketball team for a season and twice was named Team MVP for the golf team. In 2013 Joey also received his Masters in Educational Administration from Concordia University.
He married his wife Delayna Ashley (head soccer coach @ Clemens HS) in 2009 and they have one daughter, Bracken (2).
Head Girls Basketball
Terry Barton graduated from high school in 1981 from Waco Connally. He then attended Sam Houston State University where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Teaching degree in 1985.
His first coaching job was in Madisonville, TX where he coached football, basketball and track for two years. In 1988, he attended Oklahoma State University receiving a Masters degree in Sport Administration. While attending OSU he also served as a graduate assistant in the men's basketball program. The next 5 years Coach Barton spent in Liberal, KS where he coached football, was a varsity assistant in basketball and baseball. While on the girls basketball staff in Liberal the Lady Redskins made three State Tournament appearances.
Coach Barton returned to Texas in 1994 to become the head boy's basketball coach in Coolidge, TX. While in Coolidge he also coached football and track. As the head track coach he led the girls team to back to back district championships. In 1997, Coach Barton moved to San Antonio and accepted the head girl's basketball job at Medina Valley High School. He helped to lead the Lady Panthers to back to back district championships and 5 playoff appearances in 9 years. He was also part of a softball staff that appeared in the Softball State Tournament 2 times in those 9 years.
Coach Barton will be starting his 8th season at Reagan High School. He has led the Lady Rattlers to 6 straight playoff appearances and 3 straight district titles. In 2012, he helped lead the girls to the school's first State Tournament appearance. Coach Barton has an overall coaching record of 377 – 212 and a record of 190 – 58 at Reagan.
Coach Barton has been married for 15 years to Jill who teaches at Communication Arts High School and they have 2 children Kristopher 14 and Kathleen 10.
JV Head Football/ Head Boys Track
John Baskin graduated from Llano High School in Llano, Texas, where he played football and ran track. He was an All-West Texas selection as a receiver and also a defensive back. Coach Baskin was also a State Champion in the 800 meter dash. He attended Angelo State University and was a member of the track team for four years, highlighted by a second place National Championship team finish and was a member of the 1600 Meter Relay National qualifying squad.
Coach Baskin started his coaching career in 1985 at Georgetown High School under the tutelage of Head Coaches Andy Griffin, Art Briles and Al Hunt over nine years. While there, he was the secondary coach and Head Track Coach. The Eagles enjoyed a few playoff victories and a State Champ in the 1600 meters. The next stop, for a single year, was Kermit High School, followed by a four year stint as the Defensive Coordinator/Head Track Coach at Brady High School, which included the first playoff appearance in a decade. The next five years were spent as the Athletic Director/Head Football Coach at San Saba HS where they broke a nine year playoff drought and had a State Champion in the 800 meters.
Ronald Reagan High School was Coach Baskin's next stop, and he is starting his tenth year as a Rattler football assistant and Head Track Coach. He has been fortunate to have coached some tremendous young men in both sports which have achieved accolades on the District, Regional and State levels, including 2005 State 800 Meter Champ, Will Schroeder.
John has been married to Kenda for 26 years. She is an elementary librarian in the SCUC ISD. They have two daughters, Sunnye, 23, a first grade teacher in the SCUC ISD, and Mallory, 16, an athlete and cheerleader at Marion High School. Coach Baskin is beginning his 29th year in the coaching profession and enjoys seeing his parents in the stands at the Rattler football games.
Ryan Beyer is a native of San Antonio, Texas where he graduated from Smithson Valley High School in 2001. At Smithson Valley, Ryan was a 2 year letterman/ 2 year starter in football and a 3 year letterman/ 2 year starter in baseball. While participating in both sports, he was a part of many deep playoff runs in football and baseball but most notably he was a part of the 2001 Baseball State Finalist team.
Coach Beyer furthered his baseball career with a brief stint at Tarleton State University. He then continued his education at Texas State University where he graduated with his bachelors and masters degrees. While attending Texas State, Ryan coached for the South Texas Sliders, was a graduate teaching assistant, and worked for the Texas High School Coaches Association.
Coach Beyer started his teaching career in North East ISD where he student taught at Thousand Oaks Elementary and Reagan High School. He then landed his first full time teaching/ coaching job in Schertz Cibolo Universal City ISD at Corbett Junior High. There he taught and coached for 4 years and became the 8th Grade head Football Coach and Athletic Coordinator of male and female sports.
Coach Beyer arrived on the Reagan High School Campus in the summer of 2013. He will teach Speech, Physical Education and coach football and baseball.
Coach Beyer is married to Margaret Beyer who teaches in the Schertz Cibolo Universal City ISD.
Head Volleyball Coach
Coach Carter launched the Reagan Rattler volleyball program in 1999 when the school opened and has earned a berth in postseason play of District 26-5A every year since. He established a reputation for the Reagan Rattlers with a yearly Top 10 Texas ranking. The 2000 season took the Rattlers to the Regional Finals and in 2005 to the State Semi Finals and 2006 to the State Championship game. The 2007 and 2008 Rattlers advanced to the Regional Finals as well. Coach Carter's 24 year high school coaching record is 676 wins and 159 losses and his 14 year record at Reagan is 472 wins and 85 losses. He has served as the Regional director for the Texas Girls Coaching Association and was chosen as a coach for the State All-Star game in 1998 and again in 2007.
Before coming to Reagan, Coach Carter served as Head Volleyball, Head Basketball, and Assistant Track coach at Randolph High School from 1990-95. He then coached at Holmes High School from 1995-99 where he guided the volleyball program to a Top 10 Texas ranking.
Coach Carter has spent 19 years coaching and directing club volleyball, being involved with age groups ranging from 12 to 18. He has frequently coached teams at the National and Open levels of competition.
Coach Carter served 4 years in the United States Air Force before earning his Bachelors Degree at Southwest Texas State University and his Masters at Texas A&M Kingsville. He and his wife of 26 years, Stacey, have two daughters Kyndall, a junior at Texas A&M, and Kristen a graduate from Texas A&M University who works in Sales and Marketing.
Freshman Head Football/Head Baseball
Chans Chapman was born and raised in Hallettsville, Texas. He played football and baseball at Hallettsville High School where he was a 3 year starter at quarterback and punter, and was a four year starter at shortstop and pitcher in baseball. He was all district and all state multiple times in both sports. During his baseball career in high school, he was a part of 3 teams that advanced to the regional finals. In 1992 he played on team that was beat in the state semi-finals. He attended the University of Houston on a baseball scholarship and ended up graduating from East Texas Baptist University.
After graduation, Coach Chapman coached at Rice Consolidated, Garrison and El Campo before coming to Reagan. In 2001 Garrison was beat by Celina in the 2A state championship game. In 2003, while at El Campo, they were regional finalist, losing to La Marque who eventually won the state championship.
Since coming to Reagan in 2004 as the Head Baseball Coach, Coach Chapman's teams have won 5 district championships, 2 regional final trips and many other deep playoff runs. The 2008 team was ranked as high as #5 in the nation by Baseball America. The 2009 team ended their season ranked #17 in the country by Baseball America. Coach Chapman has been fortunate to have coached many all state players, have guys that moved on to play college baseball and even some that have been drafted and went on to play Pro baseball. He has an overall record of 274 wins and 72 losses. Included in that record is 35 wins in the playoffs.
As an assistant football coach at Reagan, Coach Chapman has been a part of 4 regional finalist teams and several other playoff teams. He has coached receivers and called the JV offense. Currently he is the Head Freshmen Football Coach. He is also a Regional Director for the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association.
Coach Chapman's wife is Jennifer and she teaches kindergarten at Tuscany Heights Elementary. They have two daughters, Jacy 7 and Reese 4.
Asst. Volleyball/Asst. Softball
Larry Correa attended East Central High School, where he played football, basketball, and ran track. Coach Correa received his Bachelor’s of Science degree from the University of Texas at San Antonio. While at UTSA, Coach Correa played on the men’s club volleyball team.
Coach Correa is the freshman volleyball coach and assistant softball coach. He has coaching experience in football, boys basketball and track. Prior to coming to Reagan, Coach Correa taught and coached at Jackson Middle School and Holy Spirit Middle School. In 2001, he led the Incarnate Word Shamrocks to a Volleyball State Championship. Coach Correa also coaches club volleyball.
Coach Correa and his wife, Yvonne, have two daughters Laryssa and Madeline. He enjoys playing competitive volleyball and watching his daughters play volleyball, basketball and dance.
Sy Douglass grew up in Killeen, Texas and graduated from Ellison High School in 1994 where played football and baseball. Coach Douglass attended Southwest Texas State University (Texas State) and graduated in 1998. He went on to earn a Masters degree from the University of Texas San Antonio in 2006.
Coach Douglass began his coaching career at Austin Hyde Park Baptist in 1998 and also coached at Killeen High School before coming to Reagan in 2004. While at Reagan, he has coached the secondary in the football program the entire time. Coach Douglass has coached baseball and is currently coaching soccer while at Reagan.
Coach Douglass has been married to his wife, Shauna for 14 years. They have three children: Cooper (11), Cole (9), and Macy (3).
Offensive Coordinator Football
Blake Farris is a 1987 graduate of Dickinson High School. He played four years of football and golf for the Gators. Coach Farris graduated from the University of Texas at San Antonio with a BA Degree in History and went on to complete his Masters in Educational Administration from Texas A&M Kingsville.
Coach Farris is entering his 21st year of coaching. He began his coaching career at Jordan Middle School in the Northside Independent School District in San Antonio. Two years later he moved on to Marshall High School where they made the playoffs in 1995 and 1996. He was at Clark High School from 1997-2001. While there Clark made playoff appearances in 1998 and 2001. He moved on to O'Connor High School in 2002. O'Connor made consecutive playoff appearances from 2003-2010. They were quarterfinalists in 2003.
Coach Farris arrived at Reagan in 2011. They were quarterfinalists in 2011 and Bi-District Finalists in 2012. Coach Farris teaches U.S. History at Reagan and has also coached basketball. He has been married to Melissa for 16 years. They have two children: Madison 15, a sophomore at Reagan, and Cooper 10, a 5th grader at Stone Oak.
Coach Monica Gonzales is a native of San Antonio, where she graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School. She went on to play volleyball at The University of Incarnate Word, where she was a member of the NAIA National Qualifying Team in 1998. She received a Bachelor’s Degree in Interdisciplinary Education with a Minor in Mathematics from The University of Incarnate Word in 2001, and her Master’s Degree in Education in 2002. Currently she is completing her certification in Administration.
Coach Gonzales came to Reagan from Fox Tech High School where she was the head volleyball coach and the JV Basketball coach for the 2003 and 2004 seasons. Coach Gonzales has coached club volleyball since 1998. She can be found tutoring math between games or in the classroom teaching Geometry or Algebra II.
Defensive Coordinator Football
Coach Lyndon Hamilton graduated from Luling High School where he played football, baseball, ran track and was active in the FFA. Coach Hamilton continued his education at Texas A&M Kingsville, where he played football for Coach Ron Harms and Richard Cundiff in the late 90's.
Coach Hamilton has been coaching fourteen seasons. He started his coaching career in the Houston area, at Rosenberg Terry. He coached at Terry High School for seven seasons. Family ties brought Coach Hamilton back to the San Antonio area. He spent seven years at Roosevelt High School, where he served as Defensive Coordinator and Head Soccer Coach. Coach Hamilton has taught Biology and Health in the classroom. He is looking forward to working with the Reagan community and kids. He is passionate about starting fast and finishing strong.
Coach Hamilton is married to his wife, D'Laine of fifteen years, and has two boys, Drew and Bryce. He is excited about the future and will work hard to insure excellence, on and off the field.
Coach Hirst, a native of Harlingen, Texas, began his coaching career at his high school alma mater, Harlingen High School. Coach Hirst was fortunate to serve as an assistant to legendary basketball coach, Carl Owens (850+ wins). While at Harlingen, the Cardinals won three consecutive District Championships, three Bi-District Championships, and three Area Championships. After a one year stint as the assistant at McAllen High School, where he helped Coach Greg Kiger and the McAllen Bulldogs record the best record in school history and a spot in the Regional Tournament, Coach Hirst took his first Head Coaching job at Los Fresnos High School.
In the five years he served as Head Coach at Los Fresnos, Coach Hirst led the Falcons to five consecutive winning seasons, and four post-season appearances. In 2002, Coach Hirst became the assistant at Clark High School, working with Coach Kevin Hamilton. In three seasons at Clark, the Cougars won two consecutive District championships, two consecutive Bi-District Championships, and one Area Championship. In 2005, Coach Hirst was named Head Coach and given the opportunity to open Stevens High School in San Antonio. In four years (the first year, Stevens was not eligible for varsity competition), Coach Hirst's Falcons never won fewer than 20 games, qualified for the playoffs every season, won back to back District Championships, two Bi-District Championships, and an Area Championship.
In 2010, Coach Hirst was offered the Head Coaching position at Reagan High School and has recorded two District Championships, three Bi-District Championships, and one Area Championship. The Rattlers also recorded the best record in school history (30-6) on Coach Hirst's watch. He has an overall record is 281-138, his record at Reagan is 77-20.
Coach Hirst has been selected to serve as the THSCA All-Star Committee Chair – two years. He has served as the TABC All-Region/All-State Selection Chairman – 4 years. He has been selected as the RGV Coach of the Year, and presented at numerous basketball clinics across the state of Texas. He is a member of the THSCA, TABC, NABC, and NHSBCA. He has Degree's from Texas Tech University and Grand Canyon University.
Coach Hirst has been married to his beautiful wife, Christie for nearly 20 years. They have two sons, Jordan (15) and Jacob (12).
Brent McCuiston was born and raised in Odessa, Texas where he attended Permian High School. As a team member at Permian during the period of 1976 thru 1978, the Panthers won two district championships and were State Finalists once and State Semi Finalists in 78.
Coach Mac has traveled the state of Texas coaching Football and golf for the past 31 years. The highlight of those coaching stops were with Spike Dykes at Texas Tech as a graduate assistant/offensive line coach and competing against two Heisman Trophy winners during the 1988 and 1989 seasons.
Upon his arrival to Reagan High School in 2001 from El Paso Coronado High School, the Rattler Golf Program has won 13 district championships, 6 regional titles and has qualified for the state golf tournament 11 of his 12 years at Reagan placing 2nd twice, once with the girls and once with the boys teams. The Rattler Golf Program has produced 3 All State players and 13 college scholarship players.
Coach McCuiston has been married to his wife Wendy for the past 18 years. They have one daughter Sara and a wonderful new grandson Callan.
Football/Head Wrestling/FCA sponsor
Coach McDaniel was raised in Knoxville, Tennessee and graduated from Karns High School. While in high school, he was a member of the football, basketball, wrestling and track teams. Coach McDaniel was a 2 time state qualifier for wrestling as well as KIL 1st Team back to back years for offensive linemen. After high school Coach McDaniel was accepted to the University of Virginia where he played football and basketball. The most cherished honor for Coach McDaniel was completing his degree while always maintaining a membership to the Dean's List of Distinguished Students and graduating Cum Laude.
When moving to San Antonio, Coach McDaniel worked at Madison High School for three years coaching basketball, baseball, and track. He started the first dedicated strength and condition program for female athletes which had an outpouring of girls for the three years of its implementation. Coach McDaniel was also honored twice with the Superintendant's Summa Award for Teachers.
Coach McDaniel arrived at Reagan to begin the 2012 season as the Head Wrestling Coach and Football Assistant Coach. Busy from the start he coached freshman defense and assisted with the varsity. The freshman teams finished with a combined record of 18-1-1. In his first year at the helm of the Wrestling program McDaniel witnessed a team transformation of unity and togetherness. This culture shift produced two individual district champions, one silver finish and one bronze finish as well as the junior varsity's dominating district championship. Seven wrestlers qualified for the regional tournament with one winning a regional championship. Four wrestlers qualified for the state tournament.
Coach McDaniel is married to his amazing wife Michelle and has two amazing children Kaitlyn, 11, and Jake, 9, both future Rattlers at Bush and Canyon Ridge. Their family is very active in church, with Michelle being the High School Ministry Director at Community Bible Church. Coach McDaniel is also the Fellowship of Christian Athletes sponsor. He has been involved with FCA for over 20 years and is excited to be the sponsor at Reagan and mentoring the great leaders and students involved.
Head Cross Country/Head Girls Track
Coach Jennifer McHugh was born in San Antonio and attended school in La Vernia, Texas. Coach McHugh was a 4-year letterman in cheerleading, cross country, and track and field. Coach McHugh was an All-American cheerleader and has competed in every event in track but the discus. Her senior year, Coach McHugh ran the fastest time in the state in the 300 Hurdles—earning her multiple scholarship offers to compete as a heptathlete. It was during her high-school years that Coach McHugh discovered her love for helping others to succeed in the sports for which she has a passion. She began private coaching cheerleading and track while she was a student at UTSA.
Coach McHugh graduated from UTSA in the nation's top 10% of college graduates. She earned her Bachelor's degree in English and a Master's in Curriculum and Instruction. Coach McHugh is currently a student earning her Level III USA Track and Field Certification which will allow her to coach world-class and professional track athletes.
Coach McHugh began her teaching career at Roosevelt High School, where she taught English and coached track and cross country. In eight years as a head coach at Roosevelt, she coached athletes to the State Track Meet six of the eight years. In her last two years at Roosevelt, Coach McHugh's teams swept District and were Regional Runners up—advancing 12 athletes to the State Track Meet with all 12 placing.
Coach McHugh has coached three seasons at Reagan. In that time her teams have won an XC District title every year and have advanced individual runners to the State XC Meet who have earned Silver and Bronze Medals. The Girls Track Team finished as District and Area Runners Up last season and is on the rise!
Coach McHugh has a genuine passion for her career, but undoubtedly, what defines her most is her family and faith. She is married to her best friend, Troy, and adores her 3-year-old daughter, Gabriella. To have a family who shares her passion for developing athletes—teaching young people about life through sports--is one of Coach McHugh's greatest blessings. She is so grateful for the opportunity to serve the Reagan community.
Football-Special teams coordinator/Cornerbacks - Assistant Baseball
Coach Mooch grew up in Bulverde, Texas and graduated from Smithson Valley High School in 2006. Coach Mooch played football and baseball for Smithson Valley and was an All-District and All-State Player in those sports. He went on to play college baseball for St. Mary's University where he was an All Conference and All Region Player.
Coach Mooch is in his second year of coaching. After graduating college he began his career as a volunteer assistant at Smithson Valley High School before being hired at Reagan. In his first year at Reagan, the Rattlers made the playoffs in both football and baseball.
Coach Mooch arrived to Reagan in the fall of 2012. He coaches football and baseball for the Rattlers. For the football team, he is the Special Teams Coordinator and coaches the cornerbacks. Coach Mooch is the hitting coach, as well as the catcher's coach for the baseball team.
Coach Mooch is engaged to Brittany Wilson and they have been together for 3 years. They will be getting married on July 26, 2014. Hobbies of Coach Mooch include hunting, fishing, and hanging out with his family.
Terrie Nowlin grew up in Uvalde, Texas where she played 5 sports for the Lobos. She earned 18 letters in her 4 years of high school by playing volleyball, basketball, softball, running track and powerlifting. In powerlifting she earned a bid to the THSWPA State meet all 4 years, and was a Regional Champion her junior and senior year. In track she was a District Champion in 100m hurdles, 300m hurdles, and 400m Relay her senior year. In volleyball, softball and basketball she earned 1st team All-District honors her junior and senior years, and the MVP of the District in softball her senior year. Coach Nowlin went on to play softball at St. Mary's University in San Antonio, where she was a member of Heartland Conference Championship team, Regional Championship team 2 years, and National Tournament participant in 2 years. During her senior year at St. Mary's she earned a position on the Heartland Conference 1st team as a Centerfielder. She graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration.
After graduating from St. Mary's University, Coach Nowlin went into the business world for 2 year and was a volunteer coach during that time. In 2008, she began her teaching and coaching career in Seguin. She furthered her career in Pearsall as a Head Softball Coach in 2011.
Coach Nowlin then came to Reagan High School in 2012 and is currently working to build the experience as well as participation of the softball program. During her first year the team reached many goals set in the pre-season and will continue to build on the positives in the years to come. She continues to emphasize the importance of the Reagan Rattler winning tradition, as well as the academic expectations set forth at Reagan High School.
Coach Nowlin has been married to Guy for 1 year, and they are expecting their first child, a little girl, in November of 2013.
Coach Rohrs attended high school in Greenville, IL where he played football, baseball, and ran track. After graduating he went to Greenville College where he played football and received his B.S. in Biology Education.
Coach Rohrs is starting his 14th season coaching and teaching. He spent his last four years at Pflugerville Connally in Austin, TX. He served as the Offensive Coordinator and also coached Powerlifting and Track.
This will be Coach Rohrs first year as a member of the Reagan Rattler coaching staff. He is extremely excited about the opportunity to be a part of a program known for athletic and academic excellence.
Coach Rohrs is married to Becky who works as a Physician Assistant for Rediclinic in San Antonio. They have one son Harris (8) who will be a third grader at Fair Oaks Elementary.
Coach Mike Sansavera is currently the Head Coach for Reagan High School. Mike has 27 years of coaching experience and this will be his 6th year at Reagan. Prior to coaching for Reagan, Mike was the Head High School Coach for Antonian College Preparatory High School, Head Coach for the San Antonio Wave, Assistant Age Group Coach with Alamo Area Aquatics and held various Head Coaching positions with area summer league teams. He grew up in Solon, Ohio and attended Bowling Green State University with a Bachelor's Degree in Education. Mike received his Master's Degree at the University of Texas at San Antonio. Mike wrestled all the way into college and swam in the off-season as a form of cross-training.
Mike is the founder and Chairman of the Lone Star Summer Swim League which contains 18 teams and over 2000 swimmers from ages 5 to 18.
In Mike's extensive years of experience, he has coached over 23 Junior National Swimmers and Senior National Swimmers. Many of which have been awarded college scholarships. Within the last two to three years, he has coached 28 All-American Qualifiers in Swimming and Diving events. His teams have been District, Regional and Tisca Champions in the last 5 years.
While coaching at Reagan, his girls teams have been 2nd, (2013, 2012) and 5th in 2011 at the Texas High School State Championship Meet.
Mike is a former USA Swimming “Coach of the Year” for South Texas, a District and Regional Coach of the year for High School Swimming and was nominated as the “Express News Swimming Coach of the Year” for San Antonio.
Mike has also been involved in summer league swimming since 1985 where he has coached many summer league swimmers that went on to swim on club teams or high school teams and into college. Some of which are now coaching swimming as well.
Mike is a seasoned coach with many years of experience. He has been involved in many stroke clinics, swim lessons, competitive lessons, and technique training during his tenure of coaching swimming in San Antonio. Mike has two girls, Alexandria who is attending Colorado State University at Pueblo, playing volleyball, and Nina who is a senior at Churchill and is also playing volleyball.
Jodie Stringer is entering his 27th year as a Texas coach and History teacher. Coach Stringer graduated from Vernon High School in 1982. He was elected as captain while playing for Hall of Fame football Coach Leo Britain and played basketball and baseball earning 1ST team All District honors in baseball while helping his team to the first district championship in school history. Coach Stringer attended Texas Tech University and graduated in 1987 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Secondary Education.
Coach Stringer began his coaching career in 1987 at Floresville and has had stints in various school districts over 27 years including the Lewisville, McKinney, and the Whitewright ISD before coming back to the San Antonio area. He has served at various times as a head coach in football, basketball, and baseball over that time period and has been honored 9 different times as Coach of the Year including 6 in football. He finished with 37 wins in 4 years at Whitewright including back to back class AA Regional championship games in 2000 and 2001. Early in his career, Coach Stringer led his teams to District Championships in both basketball and baseball as well, and his teams have advanced to the 2nd round of the Area playoffs in both those sports respectively. Separately, he has served as an assistant football coach on 5 other teams that were honored as Staff of the Year by their peers.
Coach Stringer is in his 2nd season at Reagan High School and he coached quarterbacks and receivers during last year's 7-3 campaign for the Rattlers. He also served as the 9th grade and JV baseball coach last season as well.
Coach Stringer has been married for 24 years to his wife Stephanie who is a native of San Antonio and works as a mortgage officer in the Stone Oak area. They have two children a daughter, Josslyn age 11 and Jett their son who is 8. The kids are active in sports, involved with different youth activities at their church and enjoy the time with family and friends.