Norcross Football Coaching Staff

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CoachKeithMaloof

Head Coach: Keith Maloof

Wife: Lisa Maloof
Children:Tyler (30) & Tanner (26)
High School Attended: St. Pius X Catholic High School
Sports Played: Football & Baseball
College Attended: West Georgia College
College Degree: B.S. Health & Physical Education
Sports Played: Football
Coaching Experience: West Georgia (1), Loganville (1), Meadowcreek (5), Dacula (5), Tucker (3 Years Head Coach), Norcross (20 Years Head Coach) - 36 Years Total

Varsity Staff

CoachTwoeyHosch

Wide Receivers: Twoey Hosch

Fiancée: Kristi Robbins

High School Attended:  Buford High School

Sports Played:  Football and Basketball

College Attended:  University of Georgia and Georgia Southern

College Degree:  B.S. Sports Management and M.Ed. Secondary Education

Sports Played:  Football

Coaching Experience: 8 Years

Sylvester Lake

Wide Receivers: Sylvester Lake

Wife:  Renee Lake

Children: Halyn (1)

High School Attended:  Worth County High School

Sports Played:  Football and Baseball

College Attended:  Georgia Southern University

College Degree:  B.S. Kinesiology and Exercise Science

Sports Played:  Football

Coaching Experience: 10 Years

CoachTylerMaloof

Quarterbacks: Tyler Maloof

Wife:  Dana Maloof

Children:  Jessa (3), Grady (1)

High School Attended:  Norcross High School

Sports Played:  Football and Baseball

College Attended:  University of Georgia, Brenau University and Valdosta State University

College Degree:  B.B.A. Finance, M.A.T. Math, and Ed.S. Teacher Leadership

Sports Played:  Baseball

Coaching Experience: 8 Years

Brent Ogborn

Offensive Line: Brent Ogburn

Children: Jackson (8) and Everett (5)

High School Attended:  Dacula High School

Sports Played:  Football and Baseball

College Attended:  Georgia State University

College Degree:  B.A. Film and Video

Coaching Experience: 5 Years

CoachJatavisSanders

Running Backs: Jatavis Sanders

Wife:  Danyel Sanders

Children:  Elijah (16), Arianna (11), and Josiah (3)

High School Attended:  Stone Mountain High School

Sports Played:  Football and Baseball

College Attended:  N.C. State University and East Tennessee State University

College Degree:  B.A. Mass Communications and Masters Business Administration

Sports Played:  Football

Coaching Experience: 11 Years

CoachNathanThornton

Offensive Line: Nathan Thornton

Wife:  Mallory Thornton

Children:  Reynolds (5) and Rhett (3)

High School Attended:  Parkview Baptist High School (Louisiana)

Sports Played:  Football

College Attended:  Louisiana State University

College Degree:  B.S. Business Administration

Coaching Experience:  12 Years

CoachHeathHerron

Defensive Backs/Special Teams: Heath Herron

Wife:  Audrey Herron

Children:  Natalie (8) and Emmalyn (5)

High School Attended:  Garywood Christian High School (Alabama)

Sports Played:  Football and Baseball

College Attended:  University of Alabama, Jones International University, and Lincoln Memorial University

College Degree:  B.S. Secondary Math Education, M.Ed. Educational Leadership, and Ed.S. Educational Leadership

Coaching Experience: 21 Years

CoachTannerMaloof

Linebackers: Tanner Maloof

Wife: Laura Beth Maloof

High School Attended:  Norcross High School

Sports Played:  Football and Baseball

College Attended:  Tusculum College

College Degree:  B.A. Sports Management

Sports Played:  Baseball

Coaching Experience: 4 Years

Brandon McClure

Defensive Backs: Brandon McClure

Children:  Alana (9) and Kenzli (3)

High School Attended:  Meadowcreek High School

Sports Played:  Football, Baseball, and Soccer

College Attended:  Alabama State University and Valdosta State University

College Degree:  B.A. Communications and M.A.T. Special Education

Sports Played:  Football

Coaching Experience: 9 Years

CoachEarlMoore

Defensive Ends: Earl Moore

Wife: Jessica Moore

Children:  Chris (18) and Caitlyn (13)

High School Attended:  Murray Wright High School (Michigan)

Sports Played:  Football, Basketball, and Track

College Attended:  Lane College and Eastern Michigan

College Degree:   B.S. Health and Physical Education and M.S. Sports Administration

Sports Played:  Football

Coaching Experience:  7 Years

CoachCoreyRichardson

Defensive Tackles: Corey Richardson

Wife:  Kimberly Richardson

Children:  Kaitlyn (10) and Conner (8)

High School Attended:  Stone Mountain High School

Sports Played:  Football and Baseball

College Attended:  Emmanuel College, University of Georgia, Jones International University, and Lincoln Memorial University

College Degree:  A.A. General Education, B.S. Health and Physical Education, M.Ed. Educational Leadership, and Ed.S. Educational Leadership

Sports Played:  Baseball

Coaching Experience: 19 Years

Pat Standard

Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers: Pat Standard

Wife:  Angela Standard

High School Attended:  St. Pius X Catholic High School

Sports Played:  Football and Soccer

College Attended:  North Georgia College and State University, University of Alabama, and Lincoln Memorial University

College Degree:  B.A. History, M.A. Health and Physical Education (C.S.C.S), and Ed.S Curriculum and Instruction

Coaching Experience: 31 Years

Support Staff

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Assistant Coach: Gary Humpries

Wife:  Diane Humphries

Children:  Melanie (43) and Thomas (38)

High School Attended:  York High School (South Carolina)

Sports Played:  Football

College Attended:  Presbyterian College and North Georgia College and State University

College Degree:  B.A. History and Political Science and M.Ed. Physical Education

Sports Played:  Football

Coaching Experience:  46 Years

CoachRyanTarantino

Head Strength Coach: Ryan Tarantino

Wife:  Angela Tarantino

Children:  Abigail (10) and Jackson (8)

High School Attended:  St. Joseph High School (Michigan)

Sports Played:  Football

College Attended:  Adrian College

College Degree:  B.S. Health and Physical Education

Sports Played:  Football

Coaching Experience: 13 Years

Alex Ward

Game Day Coordinator: Alex Ward

High School Attended: Norcross High School

Sports Managed: Football, Softball, Basketball, Soccer

College Attended: Strayer University and Georgia State University College of Law

College Degree: B.B.A. Management & J.D.

Coaching Experience: 16 years

 

9th Grade Staff

CoachBrandonPierce

9th Grade Head Coach:  Brandon Pierce

Girlfriend: LaTarsha Taylor

High School Attended:  North Springs High School

Sports Played:  Football and Track

College Attended:  Western Kentucky University and Valdosta State University

College Degree:  B.S. Exercise Physiology

Sports Played:  Football

Coaching Experience: 5 years

CoachAndrewKucera

9th Grade: Andrew Kucera

Wife:  Lauren Kucera

Children: Weston (2)

High School Attended:  Norcross High School

Sports Played:  Football, Wrestling, and Track

College Attended:  Samford University

College Degree:  B.A. Business Finance and Masters Instructional Technology

Sports Played:  Football

Coaching Experience: 9 Years

LJ Taylor

9th Grade:  Eldred Taylor

Wife: Chiquita Taylor

Children: Alexcia (22) and Laji (12)

High School Attended: Clewiston High School (Florida)

Sports Played: Football, Basketball and Baseball

College Attended:  University of Mississippi

College Degrees: B.S. Exercise Science, Master of Science in Education in Special Education Instructional Specialist K-12, and Ed.S Special Education: Collaborative Teacher

Sports Played:  Football

Coaching Experience: 16 years

 

 

Medical Staff

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Director of Sports Medicine: Harris Patel

High School Attended:  Norcross High School

Sports Played:  Football and Baseball

College Attended:  University of Georgia, University of Alabama, and Emory University

College Degree:  B.S. Exercise Science and Athletic Training, M.A. Higher Education Athletic Administration, and MMSc - Physician Assistant

Selected:  USA Track and Field Medical Staff - 2008 Beijing Olympics, 2012 London Olympics, 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics, and 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Coaching Experience: 12 Years

CoachTuckerForbes

Athletic Trainer: Tucker Forbes

High School Attended: Brookwood High School

Sports Played:  Cross Country and Track and Field

College Attended: Georgia College and State University and Texas Tech

College Degree: B.S. Athletic Training and M.S. Human Performance

Coaching Experience:  6 Years