Varsity & Junior High
Our Varsity Football Team are the 2017 Division IV State Champs! Since 2002, they also have earned 9 District Championships, 8 State Semi-Finalists, 4 State Finalists, and 2 State Championships.
Beyond the awards though is something much more important - teamwork, character, diligence, and grit.
Varsity Coaching Staff:
Phil Towe is in his second year as Varsity Head Coach at CCA. During his first year as Head Coach, the Cougars won the TAPPS Divison III Area Championship and Regional Championship before bowing out in the State Semifinals.
Coach Towe was a two-time all-state player who turned downed multiple Division I offers to pursue basketball. In over 25 years of coaching, he has coached football from the Junior High to the Varsity level including time as a Varsity Defensive Coordinator.
Evan Gay, Offensive Coordinator, comes to us from the University of Mary Hardin Baylor where he coached Wide Receivers, QB, Tight Ends, Running Backs, and Defensive Backs during 2018 when they were Div III National Champions.
Vernon Wells, Assistant to Head Coach and Special Teams, was an All-State Quarterback at Bowie High School headed to UT to play football and baseball when he was drafted into the MLB to play for the Toronto Blue Jays.
Correll Buckhalter, Running Back Coordinator, has coached at CCA for 4 years following 9 years in the NFL with the Denver Broncos and Philadelphia Eagles.
James "Tank" Reed, Line Coach, is in his 4th year of coaching at CCA following 7 years in the NFL with the New York Jets, Kansas City Chiefs, and New Orleans Saints.