2017 Raider Football Coaching Staff

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Updated: April 4, 2016

Sam Robinson

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Sam Robinson
Head Football Coach

Coach Robinson begins his 22nd year of coaching and his first year as Campus Coordinator/ Head Football Coach at Cedar Ridge High School. The previous season he served as Defensive Coordinator for the Raiders. Coach Robinson came to Cedar Ridge from Slaton High School where he served as Boys Coordinator/ Head Football Coach. He also has coaching stints at Royse City, Round Rock Stony Point, Levelland, Hereford, and Eastland. He has been married to his wife Kathy for 13 years and has one son, Baran, who is 12 and a 6th grader at Ridgeview Middle School in Round Rock.

 

 

 

 

 


Daryl Reeves

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Daryl Reeves

Coach Reeves is a Round Rock native and is a 1996 graduate from Round Rock High School where he was a two time Baseball letter winner for THSBCA Hall of Fame Coach John Langerhans. After high school, he went on to obtain an Associate of Arts and Science degree from Northlake College while playing baseball. In 2001, he was awarded a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree in Business Management from Texas State University. Starting in the fall of 2002, Coach Reeves coached at Stony Point High School and served in many different roles for 10 years where he also was the assistant baseball coach. He was nominated “Who’s Who Among Teachers” in 2005 and later in 2009, Coach Reeves was a member of the coaching staff for the THSBCA Team Texas Senior Sunbelt. At the 2012 THSBCA convention, Coach Reeves was awarded the 2011 Assistant Coach of the Year for the State of Texas. In the summer of 2012, Coach Reeves left Stony Point to be the Head Baseball Coach at Hendrickson High School. In the Fall of 2014, he returned to Round Rock ISD and joined the Raiders. In 2016, he took over the Cedar Ridge Baseball Program. This will be his 3rd year at Cedar Ridge.

Over his career, Coach Daryl Reeves accumulated an impressive list of accomplishments, including Football State Semi-Finalists 2008, 2009, 2010; Football District Champions 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013; and Baseball District Champions 2011.
Coach Reeves is married to his wife Kelley and they have two children: Colten and Carson.

 


Jose Coss

Jose Coss

Jose Coss

Coach Coss begins his 2nd year with Cedar Ridge H.S. He will serve as Defensive Coordinator/LB’s and Asst. Wrestling. Coach Coss has been married for 27 years to his wife Veronica from Laredo. Veronica is the Assistant Principal at Early College High School. They have two boys Zachary (26) who teaches in Laredo and Ezekiel (17) which is a student at Cedar Ridge.

 

 

 

 

 


Matt Barrickman

Matt Barrickman

Matt Barrickman

Coach Barrickman is joining the Cedar Ridge staff from Porter High School where he served as the Offensive Coordinator for the past six years. He is a 2002 graduate of Daingerfield High School where he was an honor graduate and an All District athlete in football and baseball. Coach Barrickman graduated from Texas A&M University in 2006 with a Bachelors of Science degree in Biology. After college, he began his coaching career at Whitehouse High School coaching football and baseball. During his time there, he was blessed to be a part of multiple ten win seasons and playoff appearances. Coach Barrickman will serve as a offensive line coach and baseball assistant for the Raiders. His wife Melanie is a teacher at Gattis Elementary and they are both thrilled to be a part of the Cedar Ridge family.

 

 

 


Charles Boswell

Charles Boswell

Charles Boswell

Coach Boswell is starting his 2nd year at Cedar Ridge and is a Round Rock native. He is assisting the varisty offensive line and coaching freshman basketball and track. His 1st year at Cedar Ridge he helped coach the varsity slot receivers. Coach Boswell is a graduate of Westwood High School where he played receiver. After High School he attended Texas State University where he walked on to play football his freshman year in 2007. Coach Boswell cut his playing career short after one year to work as a student assistant at Texas State until graduating in 2011 with a bachelors degree in exercise sports science. While a student assistant, he worked with the secondary and linebackers and was part of the team that won the Southland Conference Championship in 2008. After graduating Texas State, he went on to coach in Plano East at Armstrong Middle School for one year where he coached and called the defense. For 3 season,s he coached at Hutto High School as a varsity receivers coach, helping take the 2014-15 team to the State Quarter Finals. Coach Boswell has been married for 5 years to his wife, Erika, and they have two children. Their daughter Charley is 2 years old and son Colton is 8 months old. Hobbies include golfing, floating the river, and hanging out with family and friends.

 


Tyler Hobbs

Tyler Hobbs

Tyler Hobbs

Coach Hobbs is originally from Ennis, Texas where he graduated from Ennis High School. While at EHS, Coach Hobbs played football and was a four-year baseball letterman. He attended the University of Texas at Dallas where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Historical Studies with his Teacher Certification. While at UTD, Coach Hobbs played 4 years of baseball for the Comets. This will be Coach Hobbs third year at Cedar Ridge High School teaching World History, and coaching football and baseball. When he’s not on the field or in the classroom, Coach Hobbs enjoys being outdoors, especially hunting and fishing. Coach Hobbs also enjoys spending as much time as he can with his wife Emily, and playing with his two Australian Shepherds, Navi and Lexi.

 

 

 


Taylor Wolfe

Taylor Wolfe

Taylor Wolfe

Coach Wolfe will be starting his second year at Cedar Ridge. He was born and raised in Richardson,TX and graduated from J.J. Pearce High School. Coach Wolfe graduated from Southwestern College in Winfield, KS with a B.A.in Business Administration while also playing for their football team. He brings 7 years of coaching experience and will be leading the strength and conditioning program, recruiting, and coaching the DB’s. He has been married to his wife Sarah for 4 years. They have a daughter Riley who is 3, a son JD who is 1, and will be expecting their third child late November.

 

 

 

 


Josh Gregory

Josh Gregory

Josh Gregory

Coach Gregory begins his 2nd year with Cedar Ridge and has 16 years coaching experience. He spent the first 14 years with China Spring High School. At CS, he served as Offensive Coordinator and Receivers coach. Coach Gregory and the Cougars made the playoffs 12 of 14 years–highlighted by numerous deep playoff runs– State Finalist ’07, Regional Finalist ’08, ’09 and ’15. Coach Gregory will serve as Co-Offensive Coordinator/QB’s coach and Head Girls Track for the Raiders. Along with his coaching duties, he is a Digital Media Instructor. Coach Gregory has been married to his wife, Amy, for 17 years. She currently teaches 3rd grade at Gattis Elementary. They have two children: Tilson (13) and Tatum (8).

 

 

 


Mark Mullins

Mark Mullins

Mark Mullins

Coach Mullins begins his 2nd year at Cedar Ridge. He has 19 years of experience with stints at Stony Point, Brewer, Arlington High, and Irving. Coach Mullins is a graduate of Texas A&M University. He is currently serving as the Co-Offensive Coordinator and the Asst. Girls Track Coach. Coach Mullins has been married to his wife, Jennifer, for 17 years. They have two children: Luke (14) and Avery (13). Coach Mullins and his family are very excited and blessed to be a part of the Cedar Ridge community.


Hunter Kent

Hunter Kent

Hunter Kent

Coach Kent is a Round Rock native and a 2008 graduate of Round Rock high school. While attending Round Rock, Coach Kent played receiver/Corner and Starting quarterback his senior year and helped advance his team to the 3rd round of the playoffs 2 years in a row. He then went on to attend Texas Tech University where he walked-on as a wide receiver and eventually graduated with a Bachelors of science in Exercise Sports Science and minored in English. He formerly coached at Lehman High School for 2 years and Salado High School before that. This will be his 4th year coaching overall. Coach Kent will be in charge of the inside receivers and his 2nd sport will be soccer. He currently has been happily dating his girlfriend, Karah, for about a year and is looking forward to many more years to come. Both Coach Kent and Karah are excited to be apart of the Cedar Ridge family and can’t wait to see what this season has in store.

 

 

 

 

 


Francis Jones

Francis Jones

Francis Jones

Coach Jones joins the Cedar Ridge staff from Richardson Lake Highlands. He has 27 years of experience with coaching stops in Abilene, Odessa, Sul Ross State University, Houston and McKinney. Coach Jones is a graduate of Sul Ross State University. He will be coaching the running backs and also serve as Boys Head Track Coach. Coach Jones has two children: Brittani (26) and Jordan (18) .

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Gilbert Prather

Gilbert Prather

Gilbert Prather

Coach Prather joins the Cedar Ridge staff from Cypress Park High School. He will be coaching the Defensive Line and Baseball. Prior to Cy-Park, Coach Prather worked at Marlin, Westwood, Pflugerville, Cedar Park, Hutto, and Anderson High Schools. He has been married to his wife Melinda for 29 years. They have three daughters, Lindsey (26), Shelby (23), and Callie (20).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Greg Avila

Greg Avila

Greg Avila

Coach Avila joins the Cedar Ridge Staff from Lehman High School, where he was the outside linebackers coach. He is in his 16th year of coaching, with stints at Hempstead, Riviera, Everman, Seguin and Lehman. He is from Seminole, Texas and a graduate of Texas Tech University. Coach Avila will be coaching outside linebackers and freshman basketball. He is married to his wife Kathy and has a step-daughter, Sheridan, who will be a freshman at Hays High School this year. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, and watching movies. The Avila family is happy to join the Cedar Ridge Staff.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Scott Clark

Scott Clark

Scott Clark

Coach Clark joins the Cedar Ridge Staff from Del Valle High School, He is from the Austin area, growing up in Thorndale. He graduated from Sam Houston State with his Masters in Education. This will be his 6th year in coaching. Coach Clark will be coaching the defensive ends as well as being the head wrestling coach at Cedar Ridge. He has been happily married to his wife Jennie for 4 years.