2019-20 Winter Coaching Staff



Responsibility: Head Varsity Men’s Basketball, 3rd year

High School: Ryan graduated from Standish-Sterling High School in 1992. He earned All-Conference honors in Basketball.

College: Ryan was a member of the United States Navy: Aviation Ordnance. He was stationed on the USS Theodore Roosevelt CVN-71. He graduated from Baptist Bible College in 1998 with a Bachelor of Ministry in Biblical Studies. In 2000 Ryan attended Liberty Bible Institute and received a Theology Bible Degree. In 2005 Ryan received a Bachelor of Science in Religion and in 2008 a Master’s of Education in School Counseling from Liberty University. In 2013 Ryan received his Doctorate in Christian Counseling from the University of Christian Seminar and Studies.

Experience: Ryan has 12 years of coaching basketball, including several at the elementary level. He has also coached 7 years of baseball.

Family: Ryan has been married to Missy since 1995. They have three children Kramer, Averi, and Elise



Responsibility: Men’s Varsity Assistant Basketball, 10th year 

High School: Jim is a 1990 graduate of Maumee High School. He played basketball for 4 years, was a 2-year varsity starter,  All-Academic Honors, Honorable Mention All-NLL (junior year), and 2nd Team All-NLL (senior year). 

College: Jim has attended the University of Findlay, Bowling Green State University, and Owens Community College. 

Experience: Jim has been the JV basketball coach past 8 years at MHS. Jim’s coaching accomplishments include: Lake Holiday Tournament Champs JV Basketball (2013-2014 season and 2014-2015 season) and Lake Holiday Tournament Runner Up (2015-2016 season). He also has coached Maumee Youth Basketball for 2 years. 

Family: Jim has been married to his wife Michelle for 23 years. They have 3 sons, Jacob (2018 MHS graduate), Spencer (junior at Penta Career Center) and Parker (7th grade at Gateway Middle School).




Responsibility: Junior Varsity Men’s Basketball, 1st year 

High School: Brad is a 1988 graduate of Toledo Central Catholic. Brad played 4 years of football and 2 years of basketball. In football, he earned 2nd Team All-City and Honorable Mention All-District for the 1987 season. His team was Red Division Champs, City League Runner-Up and qualified for the state playoffs.

College: Brad attended the University of Toledo. 

Experience: Brad has coached many levels of varying sports over the past 30 years. His coaching experience includes a stint as head girls’ basketball coach at Cardinal Stritch High School. 

Family: Brad is married to his lovely wife, Beth, who is his biggest supporter. They have been married for 23 years and have three children: Caitlyn (‘18), Paige (junior at MHS) and Lila (6th grade at Gateway Middle School).




Responsibility:  Men’s Freshman Basketball, 1st year

High School: Stephen is a 2001 graduate of Talawanda High School. He earned All-County honors twice, All-League honors twice, and All-State honors in football in 2001. 

College: Stephen attended Kentucky Wesleyan College.   

Experience: Stephen has 6 years of experience coaching basketball at the high school level. He also has coached one year of high school football. His coaching experiences include Talawanda High School, Mr. Healthy High School, Lebanon High School, St. Francis High School, and Union County High School. 

Family: Stephen is married to Lauren. They have 3 children, Seeley (4), twins Jovie and Lana (2). 




Responsibility: Head Varsity Women’s Basketball, 2nd year 

High School: Jyl is a 1996 graduate of Maumee High School. 

College: Jyl attended Eastern Gateway Community College and Bowling Green State University. 

Experience: Jyl has spent the last 7 years coaching at MHS and previously coached the MHS JV Girls Basketball team for 5 years and 1 year of JV softball. Jyl has spent many years coaching at multiple age levels of Maumee Youth Basketball.  

Family: Jyl is married to Chris. They have 3 children, Austin, Madalyn, and Ayden.



Responsibility:  Women’s Varsity Assistant Basketball, 2nd year

High School: Justin is a 2008 graduate of Genoa High School. 

College: Justin is a 2012 graduate of the University of Toledo. 

Experience: Justin has 9 years of overall coaching experience. He has coached 6 years at Maumee including high school girls basketball, middle school girls basketball, and JV golf. Justin’s coaching experience at Genoa High School includes 7th grade basketball, freshman basketball, JV golf, and varsity assistant for baseball. Justin has also coached at Lake High School as a varsity assistant for softball. 

Family: Justin is married to Shelby, as of December 7, 2018. They have a beautiful 1 ½ year old furry baby named Lund (English Chocolate Lab!)



Responsibility: Junior Varsity Women’s Basketball, 2nd year 

High School: Ryan is a 2012 graduate of New Riegel High School. While at New Riegel, Ryan was a 3-year varsity basketball letterwinner and earned 1st Team All-League honors twice. Ryan earned 11 varsity letters at New Riegel including basketball, track, and cross country. 

College: Ryan is a 2016 graduate of Bowling Green State University. 

Experience: This is Ryan’s 2nd year coaching at Maumee. Ryan’s experience includes 2 years as an 8th grade girls basketball coach at Bowling Green Middle School and 1 year as an 8th grade girls basketball coach with Glass City Fury.



Responsibility: Freshman Women’s Basketball, 2nd year 

High School: Rafel is a 2008 graduate of Fisher Catholic High School. 

College: In 2013, Rafael received a Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmaceutical Science from the University of Toledo. In 2014, he received a Master’s Degree in Education from the University of Toledo.

Experience: Rafael has coached basketball for 3 years at Maumee Valley Country Day School. While at Maumee, Rafael has coached 2 years of football and freshman girls basketball.




Responsibility:  Head Varsity Bowling, 1st year

High School: Brian is a graduate of E.L. Bowsher High School. 

College: Brian received a Bachelor of Science degree in Education from BGSU and a Master’s Degree in Education from Marygrove College. 

Experience: This is Brian’s 1st year coaching bowling at MHS but has been an avid, competitive bowler for over 40 years. Brian has coached football, girls basketball, and track & field at the middle school level as well as travel softball for over 30 seasons. 

Family: Brian is proud to live in Maumee with his wife of 19 years, Cindy, and their daughter Marissa (‘23). They have two other children, Brianna (‘19) and Dustin (‘11).



Responsibility:  Assistant Bowling Coach, 7th year

High School: Marty is a 1983 graduate of St. John’s Jesuit High School. 

College: Marty attended The University of Toledo for one year. He then joined the Marine Corps from 1984-1988. 

Experience: This is Marty’s 7th year coaching the Maumee bowling team. Marty has been at the Timber Bowling Lanes since 1988. He also coached the Junior League at Timbers from 1991 to 2002 and ran the pro shop from 1989 until 2004. 

Family: Marty has 3 children, Gabby (in the business with Marty), Drew is in the Marine Corps, and Haley is a junior at Springfield High School.




Responsibility: Head Varsity Cheerleading, 4th year

High School: Emily graduated from Otsego High School in 2009.

College: In 2013, Emily received a Bachelor of Science degree in Education from Bowling Green State University.  In 2015, she received a Master’s Degree in Classroom Technology from Bowling Green State University. Emily is also currently working on a Master’s Degree in School Counseling.

Experience: Emily began her coaching career in 2009. She has coached all levels of cheerleading including youth, middle school, high school, and all-star. Prior to coaching at Maumee, Emily coached for 3 years at Springfield High School. While coaching at Springfield, the competitive cheer squad qualified twice for State Competition and was a National qualifier. While at Maumee, Emily coached the 2016-2017, 2017-2018, & 2018-2019 (5th at state) state- qualifying competitive cheer squad.



Responsibility: JV Cheerleading, 1st year 

High School: Lindsey is a 2014 graduate of Milan High School.

College: Lindsey is graduated from Bowling Green State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science. While at BGSU she was on the BGSU Cheerleading team and National Team for 5 years. 

Experience: Lindsey’s coaching experience includes being an assistant cheer coach at BGSU.



Responsibility: Freshman Cheerleading, 1st year.  

High School: Kate is a 2009 graduate of Maumee High School.

College: Kate is a 2013 graduate of Denison University. Dr. Karchner just received her Ph.D. at the University of Michigan. 

Experience: This is Kate’s first year coaching cheerleading. She is also an assistant coach for Maumee track and field. 

Family: Kate is married to Brendan (‘09 grad). Their dog, Nellie, is also a Panther Fan!  





Responsibility: Head Dance Team, 5th year; Maumee Assistant Cheerleading Coach, 4th year.  

High School: Amanda is a graduate of Trinity High School. During high school, Amanda was a varsity cheerleader, OASSA State Champion 2013, and a Jazz Energy dancer and Dynamic Dance Force dancer at Studio 82.

College: Amanda is a graduate of Bowling Green State University with a degree in Dance Education in the College of Movement and Development. Amanda was also on the BGSU Dance Team for one year and Vice President of University Dance Alliance. She is currently working on her Masters in Early Childhood at the University of Toledo.

Experience: Amanda started her coaching career in 2008 at St. Francis De Sales Elementary/Junior High in Parma, Ohio. Amanda’s coaching accomplishments include: CYO 2nd place Team and Duet Champions (2009-10); OASSA State Championship-5th Place-Jazz (2016); OASSA State Championship-9th Place-Jazz (2017); 10th-Place Pom (2017); OASSA State Championship-16th Place-Jazz (2018); OASSA State Championship-11th Place-Pom (2019) and 13th Place-Jazz (2019).  Amanda is currently a teacher/choreographer at Tahyah’s Dance Studio and a teacher at the Toledo School of the Arts. Amanda opened her own dance studio, Nye Dance Productions, in Oregon, Ohio.




Responsibility:  Head Gymnastics Coach, 7th year

High School:  Megan graduated from Central Catholic High School in 2006. She was a four-year varsity letterwinner and all district team & state qualifier her senior year.

College: Megan is a graduate of Bowling Green State University earning a degree in Three-Dimensional Studies. She also has a minor in Psychology.

Experience: Megan has been coaching gymnastics for 16 years and began her coaching at the YMCA and then moved to Exceleration Gymnastics Center. She has been involved in gymnastics for 29 years and grew up doing gymnastics for the South Toledo YMCA. She is currently the varsity gymnastics coach at St Ursula Academy, as well.  In Megan’s 11 years of coaching high school gymnastics, she has coached 6 state qualifiers.




Responsibility: Head Ice Hockey Coach, 2ndt year

High School: Devin is a graduate of Whitmer High School. He played varsity hockey for 4 years, was a 2-year varsity captain, 2 years Honorable Mention, and 2 years 2nd Team All-City. 

College: Devin has attended Owens Community College. 

Experience: Devin made has his coaching debut last year with Maumee as the assistant varsity hockey coach running/operating the offense. This is Devin’s 3rd year coaching hockey but his 2nd year as head coach.




Responsibility: Varsity Assistant Ice Hockey Coach, 1st year 

High School: Randy is a 2010 graduate of St. Francis de Sales High School. In 2010, his team finished the season as Red Division Champs and he earned All-Academic honors. 

College: Randy is a 2015 graduate of the University of Toledo where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and Information Systems. 

Experience: Last year, Randy was a volunteer hockey coach. Randy has over 15 years experience playing hockey. 

Family: Even though Randy is not married, he is very close to his parents and sister.




Responsibility: Varsity Head Wrestling, 18th year; Assistant Football Coach, 32nd year   

High School: Ken is a 1984 graduate of Maumee High School.  He was 1st Team All-Northern Lakes League in football and a two-time Northern Lakes League champion in wrestling. Ken was wrestling team captain when Maumee was the Northern Lakes League champion.

College: Ken graduated from Ashland University in 1988.  He played football there for 4 years. His accomplishments include being a 2-year starter in 21 games, 2-time offensive lineman All- Heartland Conference, and a member of the 1986 National NCAA Division II playoff team.

Experience: Ken has 17 years’ experience as the head wrestling at Maumee High School. He also has 6 years as an assistant wrestling coach at Maumee High School.  Ken was also an assistant wrestling coach at Rossford High School for 4 years. Ken coached 2 years as a wrestling coach at Gateway Middle School.  Ken has been an assistant football coach with Maumee High School for 27 years. He also spent 4 years as an assistant football coach at Rossford High School. Ken coached 1 year of track at Gateway Middle School.  In 2003, Ken was the Ohio Division II wrestling coach of the year. He was head wrestling coach of the 2002, 2003, 2008 & 2009 Northern Lakes League championship teams.



Responsibility: Varsity Assistant Men’s Wrestling, 23rd year  

High School: Brian is a 1990 graduate of Maumee High School. Brian was selected as team co-captain for football as a senior. He received many league honors during his football career. As a junior, Brian was selected to the First Team All-Northern Lakes League as a linebacker. He followed this accomplishment as a senior earning All-NLL as both a linebacker and running back. Brian was also selected as the Northern Lakes League Defensive Player of the Year. Brian also received district mention as First Team All-District as a running back and state mention as Honorable Mention All-Ohio. Brian was selected team captain for wrestling as both a junior and senior. He concluded his wrestling career at Maumee as two-time Northern Lakes League champion and as a three-time district qualifier. Brian received All-NLL Academic recognition for both football and wrestling.

College: Brian has attended the University of Findlay, University of Toledo, and Bowling Green State University. He has a Bachelor of Science in Education with a focus in Comprehensive Social Studies. Brian also has a Master’s Degree in Classroom Technology. 

Experience:  Brian has coached football for 17 years and has coached on 5 playoff teams and two NLL Championship teams.  Brian has coached wrestling for 23 years, including 30 NLL individual champions, 4 team championships, 20 state qualifiers, 11 state placers and 1 state champion.  Brian has coached track for 19 years, and has also had several league placers, district and regional placers. At the state level, he has had 8 qualifiers and 5 state placers.

Family: Brian resides in Maumee with his daughters Morgan, a 2017 MHS graduate who attends the University of Findlay, and Chloe, a 2018 MHS graduate and attends Bowling Green State University. 



Responsibility: Varsity Assistant Men’s Wrestling, 2nd year 

High School: Robbie is a 2017 graduate of Anthony Wayne High School. Robbie has wrestled for 11 years and played 4 years of football at Anthony Wayne. While at Anthony Wayne, the football team won their 1st ever Regional Championship. 

College: Robbie currently attends the University of Toledo where he is majoring in Mechanical Engineering. 

Experience: Robbie started his coaching career as a volunteer wrestling coach at Maumee High School. This is his 3rd year of overall coaching wrestling. 




Responsibility: Varsity Assistant/Volunteer Men’s Wrestling, 2nd year 

High School: Todd is a 1993 graduate of Swanton High School. Todd began his wrestling career in 1982 and wrestled until he graduated in 1993. Todd also played football for 3 years at Swanton. 

College/Employment: Todd attended Bowling Green State University for 3 years where he studied Elementary Education. Todd has been employed by the City of Maumee since 1998. Todd is the Assistant Superintendent of the Division of Water. 

Experience: Todd used to help with the biddy wrestling program in Swanton and volunteered last year at Maumee High School. This is his 2nd year coaching at Maumee.