Head Coach/Defensive Backs
Coach Kriesky enters his second season as the Head Coach at Centennial High School and his 12th season of coaching overall. Coach Kriesky is originally from Paris, TN and is a graduate of Henry County High School. Coach Kriesky earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Special Education from Middle Tennessee State University. After graduating, he began his coaching career at Blackman High School School (2006), followed by Oakland High School (2007-2012), and Forrest High School (2013-2015). Coach Kriesky is married to Brittany and has a daughter, Lynlee (2), and a son, Griffin (Infant).
Offensive Coordinator/Offensive Line
Coach Oliver enters his second season at Centennial as the Offensive Coordinator. Prior to Centennial, he spent 6 years at Oakland High School and 1 year at Blackman High School. Coach Oliver is a 2010 graduate of Austin Peay State University where he played football for the Governors. Coaching football is a huge passion for Coach Oliver but his ultimate purpose is to impact young people positively and give them a mentor that they know cares about them regardless of their skill level on the football field. They will understand that Coach Oliver loves and cares for them regardless of what they can do on the football field.
Defensive Coordinator/Outside Linebackers
Coach McKee begins his second season as the Defensive Coordinator & Outside Linebackers Coach at Centennial High School. Coach McKee is a native of Camden, TN and graduated from Camden Central High School in 2007. Coach McKee graduated from Cumberland University with a BA in History & Secondary Education. While at Cumberland, he played football for four years. Coach McKee began his coaching career at Friendship Christian School, coaching the defensive line for the 2013 season. During the 2014 & 2015 season, Coach McKee coached the defensive line at Mt. Juliet High School. Coach McKee also serves as the Assistant Athletic Director at Centennial High School. He and his wife, Brooke, were married in May of 2016.
Coach Glover is a veteran of 30 football seasons. He has coached on the high school, college, and international levels. As a QB coach, his QB's have won many All District and All State honors. The last four QB's he has coached are now playing on a college team. Coach Glover is married to Stacey who also is a veteran of 30 football seasons. They have two children, Sarah Grace and Katherine Anne who now live in Boston.
Defensive Line/Recruiting Coordinator
Coach Brewer is entering his second season coaching at Centennial High School and fifth year coaching overall. Prior to Centennial, Coach Brewer served as an assistant coach and head strength coach at Holt High School in Tuscaloosa, AL. From 2013-2015, he was an assistant coach at Oakland High School in Murfreesboro, TN. Coach Brewer is a graduate of Lane College where he received his Bachelors of Science. In his years of coaching, his greatest accomplishment is having the opportunity to coach and mentor 9 great young men who are now playing at the college level.
Coach Baughman is in his 22nd year coaching football and his 13th year at Centennial High School. In addition to coaching football, Coach Baughman also is the head baseball coach. He is a graduate of Olivet College where he played for four years and baseball one year. Coach Baughman is married to Elisa and has three children, Noah (16), Jack (14), and Allie (11).
Freshman Head Coach
Coach Simmons enters his second season with Centennial Football. This season he will transition to the role of head freshmen coach, after spending the 2016 season as the varsity inside linebackers coach. Coach Simmons has experience as an assistant and head coach of multiple sports at multiple levels. He served as assistant softball coach and assistant women's basketball coach last season at Centennial High School. Coach Simmons will also serve as head coach for Centennial Women's Basketball this Spring.
Coach Miller enters his third season coaching football at Centennial High School and his 5th season coaching high school football. He graduated from Vanderbilt University, where he played football for four years. He received his masters degree from Lenoir-Rhyne University, where he played for one year and began his coaching career as a graduate assistant football coach.
Wide Receivers Coach, Allante' McLemore will be entering his 2nd season coaching high school football and his 5th overall year of coaching. He graduated from Centennial High School in 2008, where he was an All-Region football and basketball player. Coach McLemore received his bachelors degree from Cumberland University, where he played football and was an all-conference defensive back. Coach McLemore's previous coaching experience includes coaching football and basketball at Heritage Middle School from 2013-2015. Coach McLemore married his wife, Ashley, in May 2017 and has a son, Allante' Jr (infant).
Director of Football Operations
Coach Majors enters his 5th season with Centennial football. Coach Majors is a graduate of the University of Kentucky (B.A. Educational Psychology, 1983) and Western Kentucky University (M.A. Secondary Education and Educational Administration). Prior to Centennial, Coach Majors has served as an Athletic Director, Head Coach, and Assistant Coach for over 20 years.
Strength & Conditioning Coordinator/Freshmen Assistant
Coach Tripp enters his first season with Centennial Football as the strength & conditioning coordinator. Coach Tripp is originally from Lewisburg, TN, where he played four years of varsity football for Marshall County High School. Coach Tripp holds a BS in Human Health and Performance from the University of Tennessee at Martin. While at UTM, Coach Tripp served as a student coach for the Skyhawk football Program for four years. Coach Tripp also has two years of strength & conditioning experience working with athletes from various sports. Coach Tripp will serve as a freshmen assistant coach for the 2017 season.