Broncho coaching lineup announced for 2019-2020 school year (new coaches for the 2019-20 school year)
HOLLY, Mich. — Holly Area Schools has announced its coaching lineup for the 2019-2020 school year, including both familiar and new faces to the district’s successful athletic programs.
“At Holly Area Schools, athletics play a central role in providing a well-rounded 21st century education that helps prepare our Bronchos for the real world and jobs,” said Scott Roper, Holly Area Schools superintendent. “I have no doubt our coaches will lead Broncho athletics well into the future and continue our record of success.”
The 2019-2020 coaching lineup is:
Dallas Lesperance, Varsity Football
Dallas Lesperance will enter the Broncho gridiron as head coach this fall. Coach Lesperance was named head coach in January and has been active in Broncho summer football activities and camps.
Steven DeHart, Varsity Boys Basketball
Steven DeHart brings 12 years of basketball coaching experience at the freshman and junior varsity levels. Coach DeHart will step into the role of varsity coach this winter.
Ben Varner, Varsity Girls Basketball
Ben Varner brings nearly 20 years of experience coaching high school girls basketball to the Broncho girls team. Most recently, Coach Varner was assistant coach for the Corunna varsity girls basketball team, and was previously a girls basketball coach at Linden, Bendle and Fenton high schools.
Matt Sherrow, Varsity Boys Soccer
After coaching the boys junior varsity soccer team for the last two seasons, Matt Sherrow will lead the varsity team this school year. Coach Sherrow has extensive ties to youth athletic programs in Holly.
Jessica Drogemuller, Varsity Girls Swim and Dive
Jessica Drogemuller will step into her new role as Broncho Varsity Girls Swim and Dive coach this school year. Coach Drogemuller was previously head middle school swim coach at Brandon Middle School and varsity girls swim and dive assistant coach at Brandon High School.
Zach Wood, Varsity Wrestling
Zach Wood will take over as Varsity Wrestling coach this school year. Coach Wood was an assistant Broncho wrestling coach last school year, and previously wrestled at Oxford High School.
Ryan Mathews, Varsity Girls Golf
Ryan Mathews will take over as girls golf coach this fall. Coach Mathews has taught English at Holly High School for the past two years and has coached Broncho boys basketball and girls track.
Allison Jurcak Varsity Girls Bowling
Allison Jurcak brings years of bowling experience to the Broncho girls team. Coach Jurcak also works with the Broncho middle school team and is focused on emphasizing fundamentals of the sport.
George Tichon, Varsity Boys Bowling
George Tichon was junior varsity boys and girls bowling coach last school year and brings a wealth of knowledge to his new position as head boys bowling coach. Coach Tichon plans to continue pushing team members to achieve their personal bests.
“Our coaches will continue a tradition of providing problem-solving and other life skills our students will one day need to compete in the modern workforce,” said Casey Lombard, Holly Area Schools athletic director. “These coaches represent the best of the best in their respective athletic programs, and I am confident they will continue to help our Bronchos achieve and succeed as they plan for bright futures.”
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