Coach Lyndon Hamilton graduated from Luling High School where he played football, baseball, ran track and was active in the FFA. Coach Hamilton continued his education at Texas A&amp;amp;amp;M Kingsville, where he played football for Coach Ron Harms and Richard Cundiff in the late 90's.
Coach Hamilton has been coaching fourteen seasons. He started his coaching career in the Houston area, at Rosenberg Terry. He coached at Terry High School for seven seasons. Family ties brought Coach Hamilton back to the San Antonio area. He spent seven years at Roosevelt High School, where he served as Defensive Coordinator and Head Soccer Coach. Coach Hamilton has taught Biology and Health in the classroom. He is looking forward to working with the Reagan community and kids. He is passionate about starting fast and finishing strong.
Coach Hamilton is married to his wife, D'Laine of fifteen years, and has two boys, Drew and Bryce. He is excited about the future and will work hard to insure excellence, on and off the field.
Coach McHugh graduated from LaVernia High School in 1997 where she participated in cross country, track, and cheerleading. She attended the University of Texas at San Antonio where she earned a B. A. in English and later earned a M. Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction. Coach McHugh is USA Track and Field Certified and is a Professional Member of the National Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association. Four of her track athletes since 2014 have been awarded the NSCA All-American Award.
Coach McHugh began her career in education at Theodore Roosevelt High School in 2002—teaching English and coaching girls track. Coach McHugh enjoyed eight years at Roosevelt. In 2009 and 2010, her teams won the 25-6A Girls Track District Titles and were Regional Runners-Up. She coached 24 athletes to the 6A State Track Championship with four state medalists and one team placing eighth.
In 2010, Coach McHugh made the move to Reagan High School where she has coached cross country and girls track and has taught English and physical education classes. At Reagan she has coached 26 athletes to the 6A State Track and Cross Country Championships, with three athletes earning state medals. Coach McHugh’s cross country teams have won eight 26-6A District Titles in a row, and her girls track team has won three consecutive District Championships from 2016 to 2018. In 2018 Coach McHugh’s girls made NEISD history as they celebrated an undefeated regular season in addition to District, Area, and Regional Championships.
Coach McHugh has a genuine passion for her career, but undoubtedly, what defines her most is her family and faith. She has been married to her best friend, Troy, for 19 years and adores her eight-year-old daughter, Gabby. Gabby is a developing pole vaulter who loves dress up and zoo outings. Coach McHugh’s favorite moments include family road trips, days on the lake, and workouts with G. To have a family who shares her passion for building athletes and teaching young people about life through sports, is one of Coach McHugh's greatest blessings. She is beyond grateful to be a member of the Reagan Nation and to serve the Reagan community.
Coach Anguiano was born and raised in Laredo, TX and is a graduate of J.W. Nixon High School. After graduating from high school, he attended The University of Texas at San Antonio where he earned a bachelor degree of Science in Kinesiology. He began his coaching career in 2000 with United ISD in Laredo, TX at Garcia Middle School. In 2003, Coach Anguiano was hired as the varsity assistant boy's basketball coach at Lyndon B. Johnson high school in Laredo. There he took part in opening a new school and starting the basketball program with then head coach Frank Gonzalez. In their third year at LBJ, the Wolves made the playoffs for the first time in the school's short history and won the District Championship as well. While at LBJ high school, he also coached football for the late Head Coach/Campus Coordinator Mike Medina and also coached softball with then Head Coach Javier Morin. In 2007, Coach Anguiano and his wife relocated to San Antonio and he was hired at Stevens High School in Northside ISD. While at Stevens, he was fortunate enough to work with Coach John Hirst and his basketball staff. In three seasons at Stevens, the Falcons qualified for the playoffs every season, won back to back District Championships (in 08 and 09), won two Bi-District Championships, and one Area Championship. In 2010, Coach Anguiano was hired as the varsity assistant basketball coach at Reagan High School. Since 2010 the Rattlers have won three District Championships, four Bi-District Championships, and one Area Championship. Coach Anguiano is also an assistant coach for the Rattler track team. Coach Anguiano has been married to his beautiful wife, Mirna for 11 years. They have two beautiful daughters, Elise (5 yrs old) and Alexia (2 yrs old).
John Baskin graduated from Llano High School in Llano, Texas, where he played football and ran track. He was an All-West Texas selection as a receiver and also a defensive back. Coach Baskin was also a State Champion in the 800 meter dash.
He attended Angelo State University and was a member of the track team for four years, highlighted by a second place National Championship team finish and was a member of the 1600 Meter Relay National qualifying squad.
Coach Baskin started his coaching career in 1985 at Georgetown High School under the tutelage of Head Coaches Andy Griffin, Art Briles and Al Hunt over nine years. While there, he was the secondary coach and Head Track Coach. The Eagles enjoyed a few playoff victories and a State Champ in the 1600 meters. The next stop, for a single year, was Kermit High School, followed by a four year stint as the Defensive Coordinator/Head Track Coach at Brady High School, which included the first playoff appearance in a decade. The next five years were spent as the Athletic Director/Head Football Coach at San Saba HS where they broke a nine year playoff drought and had a State Champion in the 800 meters.
Ronald Reagan High School was Coach Baskin's next stop, and he is starting his twelfth year as a Rattler football assistant and Head Track Coach. He has been fortunate to have coached some tremendous young men in both sports which have achieved accolades on the District, Regional and State levels, including 2005 State 800 Meter Champ, Will Schroeder.
John has been married to Kenda for 28 years. She is an elementary librarian in the SCUC ISD. They have two daughters, Sunnye, 25, a first grade teacher in the SCUC ISD, and Mallory, 18, now in college.
Coach Baskin is beginning his 31st year in the coaching profession and enjoys seeing his parents in the stands at the Rattler football games.
Chans Chapman was born and raised in Hallettsville, Texas. He played football and baseball at Hallettsville High School where he was a 3 year starter at quarterback and punter, and was a four year starter at shortstop and pitcher in baseball. He was all district and all state multiple times in both sports. During his baseball career in high school, he was a part of 3 teams that advanced to the regional finals. In 1992 he played on team that was beat in the state semi-finals. He attended the University of Houston on a baseball scholarship and ended up graduating from East Texas Baptist University.
After graduation, Coach Chapman coached at Rice Consolidated, Garrison and El Campo before coming to Reagan. In 2001 Garrison was beat by Celina in the 2A state championship game. In 2003, while at El Campo, they were regional finalist, losing to La Marque who eventually won the state championship.
Since coming to Reagan in 2004 as the Head Baseball Coach, Coach Chapman's teams have won 7 district championships, 3 regional final trips and a state tournament appearance in 2014. The 2008 team was ranked as high as #5 in the nation by Baseball America. The 2009 team ended their season ranked #17 in the country by Baseball America. In 2014 Reagan won their first Regional title and finished as the State Runner-up in 5AAAAA. That team finished ranked in the top 25 in the country in the Max Preps rankings. Coach Chapman was named SA Express-News Coach of the Year in 2014 also. He has been fortunate to have coached many all state players, have guys that moved on to play college baseball and even some that have been drafted and went on to play Pro baseball. He has an overall record of 338 wins and 85 losses. Included in that record is 49 wins in the playoffs.
As an assistant football coach at Reagan, Coach Chapman has been a part of 5 regional finalist teams and several other playoff teams. He has coached receivers and called the JV offense. Currently he is the Head Freshmen Football Coach.
Coach Chapman's wife is Jennifer and she teaches kindergarten at Tuscany Heights Elementary. They have two daughters, Jacy 9 and Reese 6.
Larry Correa attended East Central High School, where he played football, basketball, and ran track. Coach Correa received his Bachelor’s of Science degree from the University of Texas at San Antonio. While at UTSA, Coach Correa played on the men’s club volleyball team.
Coach Correa is the freshman volleyball coach and assistant softball coach. He has coaching experience in football, boys basketball and track. Prior to coming to Reagan, Coach Correa taught and coached at Jackson Middle School and Holy Spirit Middle School. In 2001, he led the Incarnate Word Shamrocks to a Volleyball State Championship. Coach Correa also coaches club volleyball.
Coach Correa and his wife, Yvonne, have two daughters Laryssa and Madeline. He enjoys playing competitive volleyball and watching his daughters play volleyball and dance.
Coach Cupp graduated from Monticello (IA) in 2000. She was a multi-sport athlete, earning All-Conference honors in volleyball and basketball, as well as four year selections to All-Conference and All-State softball teams. Coach Cupp was also involved in Fine Arts, Student Council, 4-H, and FFA.
She attended Winona State University where she played softball (2000-2001.) After finishing her playing career Coach Cupp pursued a career with Home and Community Options, an agency providing residential services to the developmentally disabled community while finishing her education. She graduated in 2005 with Bachelor's degrees in Physical Education, School and Community Health Education, a Coaching minor, and Adapted Physical Education Licensure.
Coach Cupp ventured south to complete her student teaching at Clark High School and Colonies North Elementary where she volunteered with the softball team. She began her teaching and coaching career at Wood Middle School, coaching volleyball, basketball, and track, while volunteering with the softball team at Madison High School. She has been the Assistant Volleyball and Assistant Softball coach at Madison for the past eight years, helping coach teams to playoff berths the past two years in volleyball and the past four years in softball.
Coach Cupp has been married to her husband, Ryan since 2010, and they have a son, Kasen (3).
Coach David Daniel is married to Allison Dennis Daniel, an Instructional Coach in Mathematics at Garner Middle School. They have two wonderful children—Deuce, 11 years old, and Andra, 9 years old—who keep them busy with all the events in which they are involved. Coach Daniel originally hails from Taylor, Texas, graduating from Taylor High School—home of the Fighting Ducks—in 1990.
Coach Daniel received his Bachelor’s Degree in English from Baylor University, his teaching certification from the University of Texas at Austin, and his Master of Arts in Literature from Texas State University.
Coach Daniel has been the head tennis coach and an English teacher (currently, English III AP) at Reagan High School since the school opened in 1999. In the first 16 years of the program, Reagan tennis teams have advanced to the playoffs in Team Tennis in 14 of those years (including District Champions and Region IV-6A Finalists the past two years) and qualified individuals for the Individual State Meet in 8 different years, including the last 6 in a row. Coach Daniel was named San Antonio Express News High School Tennis Coach of the year in 2004, and he is a certified Teaching Professional through the Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) out of Hilton Head, South Carolina. Active in the Texas Tennis Coaches Association (TTCA), Coach Daniel serves as the Region IV-6A coordinator and co-coordinator of the 6A level for the TTCA.
College: Lubbock Christian University
High School: Tivy High School
Years at Reagan: 1
Years Coaching: 14
Prior Coaching: Jay, Roosevelt, Mac, Brandeis, Madison
Children: Ava (7) , Tyler ( 3 )
High School Sports: Football, Baseball
College Sports: Baseball
Something you may not know about me: I love to play golf when I’m not with my family
Coach Eiteljorge joins Reagan as the Assistant Girls Soccer Coach. Eiteljorge has coached for two years. She previously played Goal Keeper for Reagan High School. She played on the team in 2009 when Reagan was in the State Tournament and was ranked #1 in the nation.
College: St. Mary's University- Bachelor of Arts
University of the Incarnate Word-Master of Arts
High school: Del Oro HS Loomis, California
Years Coaching 2
Prior Coaching: University of the Incarnate Word
HS Sports: Golf
College Sport: Golf
Something you may not know: I have played the violin since I was 7 years old.
&amp;lt;p&amp;gt;Coach Gloria Garcia is beginning second year at Reagan as the JV volleyball coach. Coach Garcia came to us from Laredo United South High School, where she was the head volleyball coach and head basketball coach for 2011-2013 seasons. Coach Garcia brings 10 years of coaching experience to Reagan High School. A Harlingen South graduate, Garcia went on to play basketball at Texas A&amp;amp;amp;M International University in Laredo. Garcia received her bachelor’s degree in Fitness and Sports with a minor in Mathematics, in 2006, and her Master’s Degree in Educational Administration in 2014. Currently she is completing her certification in Administration.&amp;lt;/p&amp;gt;&amp;lt;p&amp;gt;Coach Garcia is a valley native from Harlingen, Tx who began coaching volleyball in 2005, and will coach her ninth season this year. She can be found tutoring math between games or in the classroom teaching Algebra 1 and Geometry. Also Coach Garcia has been married to her husband Marc for 2 years and they have a daughter Lauren who will be in 2nd grade at Stone Oak Elementary. She also has two stepsons Stevie who will be a sophomore at Reagan High School and Sebastian who will be a 6th grader at Bush Middle School.&amp;lt;/p&amp;gt;
Coach Griffin grew up in the small town of Tivoli, Texas on the Gulf Coast Region between Victoria and Rockport. He moved to Breckenridge, Colorado in between his Sophomore and Junior year in High School. He was an All-District player in football, basketball, track and tennis. He graduated from Texas A&M University with a BS degree in Kinesiology / Sports Management in 1994. He received his MS degree in Educational Administration from Texas A&M Kingsville in 2007.
Coach Griffin is starting his 19th year of coaching and is very excited to be at Reagan High School. He has coached all over the wonderful state of Texas, starting his career at 1A Bosqueville ISD outside of Waco as a varsity football and head basketball coach. He then went to West, Texas. From the Waco area, he moved to the Houston area and coached at Fort Bend Kempner High School. He then moved to the Ft. Worth area and coached at Keller Fossil Ridge High School. He has been in the San Antonio area since 2004 and was previously at Roosevelt High School and Brandeis High School. He has been fortunate to coach on several playoff teams with some wonderful head and assistant coaches at multiple levels from 1A to 6A.
Coach Griffin is married to Yvonne Leyva who is an elementary teacher at Bellaire in Harlandale ISD.
Coach Griscom is beginning her twentieth year teaching and coaching. She graduated from Texas A&M with a degree in Kinesiology and a minor in History. Coach Griscom also earned her Master's degree from Texas State University. She has coached high school basketball, soccer, softball, track and volleyball. Coach Griscom's husband is a teacher and they have three children all attending NEISD schools.
Coach Hirst, a native of Harlingen, Texas, began his coaching career at his high school alma mater, Harlingen High School. Coach Hirst was fortunate to serve as an assistant to Hall of Fame basketball coach, Carl Owens. While at Harlingen, the Cardinals won three consecutive District Championships, three Bi-District Championships, and three Area Championships. After a one year stint as the assistant at McAllen High School, where he helped Coach Greg Kiger and the McAllen Bulldogs record the best record in school history and a spot in the Regional Tournament, Coach Hirst took his first Head Coaching job at Los Fresnos High School.
In the five years he served as Head Coach at Los Fresnos, Coach Hirst led the Falcons to five consecutive winning seasons, and four post-season appearances. In 2002, Coach Hirst became the assistant at Clark High School, working with Coach Kevin Hamilton. In three seasons at Clark, the Cougars won two consecutive District championships, two consecutive Bi-District Championships, and one Area Championship. In 2005, Coach Hirst was named Head Coach and given the opportunity to open Stevens High School in San Antonio. In four years (the first year, Stevens was not eligible for varsity competition), Coach Hirst's Falcons never won fewer than 20 games, qualified for the playoffs every season, won back to back District Championships, two Bi-District Championships, and an Area Championship.
In 2010, Coach Hirst was offered the Head Coaching position at Reagan High School and has recorded four District Championships, five Bi-District Championships, and one Area Championship. The Rattlers also recorded the best record in school history (30-6) on Coach Hirst's watch. He has an overall record of 368 – 203, and a Reagan record of 164 – 85.
Coach Hirst just completed serving as the Committee Chairman for the THSCA Basketball Advisory Committee. He also previously served as THSCA Regional Director, THSCA All-Star Committee Chair and as the TABC All-Region/All-State Selection Chairman. In addition, he was selected as the RGV Coach of the Year, and presented at numerous basketball clinics across the state of Texas. He is a member of the THSCA, TABC, NABC, and NHSBCA. He has Degree's from Texas Tech University and Grand Canyon University.
Coach Hirst has been married to his beautiful wife, Christie for nearly 25 years. They have two sons, Jordan (20) and Jacob (17).
Coach McCollum is beginning her sixteenth year at Reagan as the junior varsity soccer coach. Coach McCollum is a Texas A&amp;M graduate where she received her degree in history with minors in English and physical education. When Coach McCollum is not coaching high school soccer, club soccer, or teaching senior English, she most definitely will be with her family: husband Rick, and children Sophie and Jack. As a family they enjoy riding horses, raising bunnies, watching Sophie cheer, and rooting Jack on at soccer and baseball games.
Coach Saam is a native of San Antonio and NEISD. He graduated from Reagan in 2010 where he lettered in cross country, track, and baseball.
Coach Saam continued his education at Sam Houston State University on a cross country and track scholarship. During his time at Sam Houston State, he held the title of team captain, and was on the board of the student athlete advisory committee. He not only excelled in the classroom but also on the cross country course and track. He earned spots on the southland conference honor roll as well as the deans list. On the track, he holds the 2nd fastest 5k time in Sam Houston State history.
Coach Saam graduated in May 2015 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Kinesiology, and a minor in Secondary Education. He will begin his teaching and coaching career at Reagan in the fall of 2015.
Coach Saam is very thankful and excited to be back at his alma mater and is looking forward to a great year.
Coach Mike Sansavera is currently the Head Coach for Reagan High School. Mike has 29 years of coaching experience and this will be his 7th year at Reagan. Prior to coaching for Reagan, Mike was the Head High School Coach for Antonian College Preparatory High School, Head Coach for the San Antonio Wave, Assistant Age Group Coach with Alamo Area Aquatics and held various Head Coaching positions with area summer league teams. He grew up in Solon, Ohio and attended Bowling Green State University with a Bachelor's Degree in Education. Mike received his Master's Degree at the University of Texas at San Antonio. Mike wrestled all the way into college and swam in the off-season as a form of cross-training.
Mike is the founder and Chairman of the Lone Star Summer Swim League which contains 18 teams and over 2200 swimmers from ages 5 to 18.
In Mike's extensive years of experience, he has coached over 24 Junior National Swimmers and Senior National Swimmers. Many of which have been awarded college scholarships. Within the last two to three years, he has coached 30 All-American Qualifiers in Swimming and Diving events. His teams have been District, Regional and TISCA Champions in the last 5 years.
While coaching at Reagan, his girls teams have been 2nd, (2013, 2012) and 5th in 2011 at the Texas High School State Championship Meet. The boys team placed 11th in 2014.
Mike is a former USA Swimming “Coach of the Year” for South Texas, a District and Regional Coach of the year for High School Swimming and was nominated as the “Express News Swimming Coach of the Year” for San Antonio.
Mike has also been involved in summer league swimming since 1985 where he has coached many summer league swimmers that went on to swim on club teams or high school teams and into college. Some of which are now coaching swimming as well.
Mike is a seasoned coach with many years of experience. He has been involved in many stroke clinics, swim lessons, competitive lessons, and technique training during his tenure of coaching swimming in San Antonio. Mike has two girls, Alexandria who is attending Colorado State University at Pueblo, playing volleyball, and Nina who will be attending her first year of college.
Coach Sierra was born in Mexico City and eventually moved to San Antonio at the age of twelve. He is a proud graduate of Reagan High School. He was a two year varsity basketball letterman in his time here at Reagan. After graduating from high school, he attended The University of Texas at San Antonio where he earned a bachelor’s degree of Science in Kinesiology.
Coach Sierra was a volunteer coach with the boys basketball program last season and this will be his first year as a full time basketball assistant. This will be his second year teaching Special Education and Math at Reagan.
Coach Sierra has been married to his beautiful wife, Breanna for 2 years.
Phil Steinert grew up in Round Rock, Texas and graduated from McNeil High School in 2009. During his time at McNeil High School, Steinert was a 3-year letterman and 3-year starter for football and a state qualifier in the discus throw. Following a knee injury during football season his senior year, Phil was offered a track and field scholarship at the University of Texas at San Antonio. During his time at UTSA, Phil served as team captain for 3 years and led his team to 7 Conference Championships (4 Indoor, 3 Outdoor) in 3 different conferences including : Southland, WAC, and Conference USA. He currently holds UTSA's school records in both the weight and hammer throw. Steinert was also UTSA's 2011-2012 Scholar Athlete of the Year as well as a 2013 WAC All-Academic honoree and two -time Southland All-Academic selection.
Coach Steinert graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology in May of 2013 and served as a student-teacher and volunteer coach at Reagan High School during Reagan's 10-0, 2013 football season. Phil also took graduate courses in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies during his final year of competition at UTSA. He will began his teaching and coaching career at Reagan High School in the fall of 2014 where he teaches world history and coach football, cross country and women's track. His responsibilities for the football team will be coaching the running backs and assisting with the offensive line.
Coach Steinert is engaged to Lauren Baker, who was also a McNeil High School and UTSA graduate. She works at Energy Transfer and they have been together for 6 years.
SA MacArthur HS - Soccer
Austin College; Sherman, TX - Soccer / Mathematics
Coach Villarreal is returning to Reagan HS where he spent five seasons as the head soccer coach from 2007 to 2012. He has been happily married to Laura for 14 years and they are blessed with two little boys Ethan (11) and Evan (6). This is his 15th year in education and his 12th year as a head soccer coach.
Coach Selena Winbush graduated from St. Michael's Academy in Austin, Tx in 1998. She played on the 1997 and 1998 State championship basketball teams. She was a Parade and Nike All-American and was a four-time All-State athlete. Upon graduation from high school, Coach Winbush earned a full athletic scholarship to the University of Kansas to play basketball and lettered four years for the Jayhawks. She earned her degree in 2003.
Coach Winbush began her coaching career at David Crockett High School in Austin, Tx from 2004-2009. She was the Head Girls Basketball Coach and Assistant Track Coach from 2006-2009. As the Head Girls Basketball Coach at Crockett Coach Winbush turned the losing program around and led the team to its first playoff appearances in over 20 years in back to back seasons.
Winbush then came to Reagan as an assistant coach in basketball and track in the fall of 2009. She helped Coach Barton lead the Lady Rattler Basketball team to numerous wins, playoff appearances, and a trip to the state tournament in 2012. Last spring Coach Winbush was named the Head Girls Basketball Coach. Coach Winbush, who is entering her 10th year coaching, plans to continue the winning tradition that Coach Barton began with Rattler Pride.
Coach Winbush is married to David and has two dogs (Sassy and Cookie).