Covers fall, winter and spring sports

This is the list of junior varsity and frosh/soph head coaches and assistant coaches for all Taft High School sports teams for the 2011-12 school year.


 (* = walk-on coaches, ** = unpaid volunteer coaches)


Varsity football assistants: Russell Emberson, Arley Hill, Brian Durkan and Rob Cleveland*

JV head football Mike Goodwin and assistants Jarudd Prosser, John Wagner* and Anthony Reed**

Frosh/soph head football Brad Ban Rockel and assistants Ted Pendergrass, Eric Newton and Anthony Reed**

JV girls head tennis Courtney West, Bill Friend** and Linda Friend**

Cross country assistants David Dennis, Barry Jameson** and Brian Calvo**

Varsity volleyball assistants Ashley Morris* and Corey Furman**

JV head volleyball Taylor Miller*

Frosh/soph head volleyball Ari Mace”

Girls golf assistant Machelle Arrington

Varsity cheerleading assistants Rosemary Day and Roia Liljeroos**

JV head cheerleading Stacy Haiungs


JV boys head basketball Robert Lumsden*

Frosh/soph boys head basketball Corey Furman*

Varsity boys basketball assistant Kevin Guinn

Cheerleading: same as above

Boys assistant soccer John Delaney* and Christian Camacho**

JV boys head soccer Ivan Almanza*

Girls assistant soccer Luis Ponce*

JV girls head soccer Wes Morris


Head varsity baseball Anthony Reed

Golf assistant Brian Durkan

Track assistants Steve Sprague, Ryan Hickman, David Dennis and Tim Greer

Swimming assistant Nathan Usrey

Diving Jordan Miller* and Jeremy Elom**

JV head tennis Doug Taylor, Bill Friend** and Linda Friend**

(Note: varsity head coaches were approved in April)