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Chans Chapman

Head Baseball/Freshman Head Football
rchapm@neisd.net

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 a  State Semi-Finalist. 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 Finalists, 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 9 District Championships, 11 Regional Finals trips, and State tournament appearances in 2014, 2017, and 2018. 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 players 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 is married to Jennifer, a kindergarten teacher at Tuscany Heights Elementary. They have two daughters, Jacy and Reese.

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Chans Chapman

Chans Chapman

Head Baseball/Freshman Head Football

Jimmy Cueva

Assistant Football/Assistant Boys Track
jcueva@neisd.net

Coach Jimmy Cueva joins Reagan in 2020 as the Football Running Back coach as well as Assistant Track coach. Cueva also teaches World History.

Coach Cueva spent the last 28 years coaching and teaching in NEISD.  Most recently he coached at Johnson High School for 12 years, Madison High School for 13 years and Driscoll Middle School for 2 years.

He graduated from Texas A&M University earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Education.

Coach Cueva is also an NEISD graduate from Churchill High School where he was a multi-sport athlete excelling in football, basketball and track.

Coach Cueva states that his coaching highlight was being a part of two State Semi-Finalist Teams. His personal highlight is getting to see kids he coached 5, 10, 20, 25 years ago and see how successful they’ve become and knowing he was a small part of that.

Coach Cueva is married to JoAnn, and they have a son, Cole, and daughter, Caroline.

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Jimmy Cueva

Jimmy Cueva

Assistant Football/Assistant Boys Track

Lyndon Hamilton

Head Athletic Coordinator/Head Football
jhamil1@neisd.net

Coach Lyndon Hamilton graduated from Luling High School in 1994 where he played football, baseball, ran track and was active in the FFA. Coach Hamilton continued his education at Texas A&M Kingsville, where he played football for Coach Ron Harms and Richard Cundiff. Hamilton graduated with a major in Kinesiology and minor in Biology.

Coach Hamilton started his coaching career in the Houston area, at Rosenberg Terry High School. He coached at Terry for six years. 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. He moved to Reagan in 2012 as Defensive Coordinator under Coach David Wetzel. He took over the Head Coach position in 2016 when Wetzel moved on to Baylor University.

Hamilton is a member of the Texas High School Coaches Association (THSCA) and the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) and an affiliate of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA).

Coach Hamilton is married to wife, DLaine, who is a Kindergarten teacher. They have two boys, Drew and Bryce. Drew is former Rattler and graduate of the class of 2020. Bryce is currently a Rattler in the class of 2022.

Hamilton is passionate about leading and coaching our Rattlers. His motto is to start fast and finish strong. He is excited about the future and will work hard to insure excellence, on and off the field.

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Lyndon Hamilton

Lyndon Hamilton

Head Athletic Coordinator/Head Football

Tate Demasco

Assistant Football/Offensive Coordinator/Assistant Baseball
tdemas@neisd.net

Coach DeMasco began his coaching career in 2003. Prior to Reagan, Coach DeMasco coached at Jay, Roosevelt, Brandeis, Madison, and MacArthur High Schools. He joined Reagan in 2016 and coaches both Football and Baseball for the Rattlers. His coaching highlight was coaching the Reagan Baseball in the 2018 UIL State Baseball Tournament.

DeMasco played Baseball and earned his Kinesiology degree at Lubbock Christian University in Lubbock, Texas. He graduated from Tivy High School in Kerrville, Texas.

Coach DeMasco is married to Melissa and they have two children Ava and Tyler (both future Rattlers).

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Tate Demasco

Tate Demasco

Assistant Football/Offensive Coordinator/Assistant Baseball

Johnnie Fair

Assistant Football
jfair@neisd.net

Coach Fair began coaching in 2005 and joined Reagan in 2017. He coaches Football and also teaches Government at Reagan.

Fair played football and earned a degree in political science from Angelo State University.  He then earned his masters degree in Educational Administration from Lamar University.

As part of a military family, he was born in Belgium, but calls Killeen, Texas, his home.  Coach Fair began his career in education at his alma mater, Killeen High School. At Killeen, he excelled in Football, Baseball, and Track, and also participated in Tae Kwon Do. Prior to Reagan, he spent time teaching and coaching at Brandeis, Shoemaker, and Southwest high schools.

His wife, Linda, also works within public education and serves as an Assistant Elementary School Principal. They have three daughters, Sophie, Jolie, and Auvie.

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Johnnie Fair

Johnnie Fair

Assistant Football

Travis Finch

Assistant Football/Assistant Boys Track

Coach Finch joined Reagan in 2018 to coach both Football and Track. Prior to Reagan, he coached at Hays High School in Buda, Texas, since 2004.

Finch played football at Blinn Junior College and University of Houston. He earned his degree from Texas State University.

Coach Finch grew up in Harlingen, Texas, and attended Harlingen High School where he participated in Football, Basketball, and Track.

Coach Finch is married to Kellie and they have three children, Camdyn, Stell, and Owen.  He also enjoys the outdoors, fishing and hunting.

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Travis Finch

Travis Finch

Assistant Football/Assistant Boys Track

Brett Griffin

Assistant Football/Defensive Coordinator
bgriff1@neisd.net

Coach Griffin began coaching Football for Reagan in 2015. Prior to that, he built his coaching career beginning in 1997 at high schools all over Texas, including: Roosevelt and Brandeis in San Antonio; Fossil Ridge in Fort Worth; Fort Bend and Kempner in Sugarland; West High School in West; and Bosqueville in Waco.

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 grew up in the small town of Tivoli, Texas. He moved to Breckenridge, Colorado, during high school and was an All-District player in Football, Basketball, Track and Tennis.  He was also a member of the UIL Debate team.

Coach Griffin is married to Yvonne and they have a daughter, Mikaela Dawn.

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Brett Griffin

Brett Griffin

Assistant Football/Defensive Coordinator

Kevin Hernandez

Assistant Football/Assistant Wrestling
kherna1@neisd.net

Coach Hernandez joined Reagan in 2018 as a Special Education Teacher, Assistant Football Coach, and Assistant Wrestling Coach.  He went to Ripon College where he played Football and then finished his degree at Texas A & M San Antonio with a degree in Special Education.

He is from San Antonio and is a graduate of NEISDs Roosevelt High School, where he participated in Football, Track, PALS, National Honor Society, Student Council, and the Unity Club.  While there, he received the TR Spirit & Leadership award and the Wittiest Senior honor.

In his free time, he volunteers for several local organizations including TEDxSA, Culinaria, United Way, and 2Ten Development.

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Kevin Hernandez

Kevin Hernandez

Assistant Football/Assistant Wrestling

Joel Hinton

Assistant Football/Assistant Softball
jhinto1@neisd.net

Coach Hinton joined Reagan in 2018 to teach Health and coach Football and Softball. Prior to Reagan, he spent 10 years teaching and coaching. From 2016-2018, he was at Jack C. Hays High School in Buda, Texas, where he was the Offensive Coordinator/Wide Receivers coach, Freshman Baseball coach, and taught in the Special Education and History Departments. During 2015-2016, Coach Hinton was at Oak Ridge High School in Conroe, Texas, where he served as the Wide Receivers coach, JV Baseball coach, and taught Special Education.

His undergraduate degree was from Baylor University where he worked for the Bears Football team as a Student Assistant/Manager and got to experience being part of a Division I college program. After graduating from Baylor, Coach Hinton went on to West Texas A&M University where he completed his Master's degree and served as an Assistant Coach working with the Wide Receivers for the 2008-2014 seasons. While at West Texas A&M, the Buffaloes won 2 bowl games (Kanza Bowl in 2009 and 2011), had 4 NCAA playoff appearances (2008, 2010, 2012, and 2013), and reached the National Semi-finals in 2012 and the National Quarter-finals in 2013.

Coach Hinton grew up in Kerrville, Texas and graduated from Tivy High School in 2004 where he played Football and Baseball for the Antlers.

 

 

 

Coach Hinton is married to his wife, Jessica, and they have 4 daughters (Sawyer, Peyton, Mabry, and Landry).

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Joel Hinton

Joel Hinton

Assistant Football/Assistant Softball

Paul Miller

Head Wrestling/Assistant Football
pmille1@neisd.net

Coach Paul Miller has been coaching and teaching for 18 years. He has spent the past 4 years at Reagan teaching World History and Economics and being an assistant coach for Football and head coach for Wrestling. Previously, he taught and coached in NEISD at Wood Middle School and Madison High School.

Coach Miller graduated from Texas Tech University with a degree in Exercise and Sports Science, and a minor in History and Education.

Prior to college, he attended Clark High School in San Antonio, where he played Football, Baseball, and ran Track.

He is married to Amber and has 3 children, Parker, Gage, and Tylor.

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Paul Miller

Paul Miller

Head Wrestling/Assistant Football

Reagan Moczygemba

Assistant Football/Assistant Baseball
rmoczy@neisd.net

Coach Reagan Moczygemba starting teaching and coaching in 2011 and this will be his 5th year at Reagan. He previously taught and coached at Reagan from 2012-2015; then left for 4 years to Brandeis HS and New Braunfels Canyon HS.

He is currently Assistant Football and Assistant Baseball coach here at Reagan as well as a PE and Health Teacher. He holds a degree in Exercise and Sports Science and certificates in PE, Health, and Special Ed.

Moczygemba grew up in Bulverde and went to Smithson Valley HS where he played football and baseball. From there he went to Navarro College to play baseball for a year and followed that with 4 years of baseball at St. Mary's University.

He and his wife Brittany have two kids, Brayden and Blakely.

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Reagan Moczygemba

Reagan Moczygemba

Assistant Football/Assistant Baseball

Dennis Remmers

Head Boys Track/Assistant Football
dremme@neisd.net

Coach Remmers joined Reagan in 2020 as the Head Track and Field Coach and an Assistant Football coach. He is also a teacher in the Social Studies department at Reagan.

He graduated from high school in Stockdale, Texas, and earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from the University of Texas San Antonio.  Coach Remmers spent 8 years coaching at Stockdale High School, and the last 3 years at Cuero High School, where he served as Head Boys Track coach and Assistant Football coach.

A few of his coaching highlights include breaking the Stockdale Track and Field school records in the 4×1, 4×2, 100M, 200M and 800M, finishing as Team Regional Runner up in 2016, and winning the 4A Division 2 State Title in Football in 2018 at Cuero High School.

Outside of coaching, Remmers enjoys camping, kayaking and cooking BBQ.

 

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Dennis Remmers

Dennis Remmers

Head Boys Track/Assistant Football

Hayden Vesely

Assistant Football/Assistant Baseball

Coach Vesely is a 2011 graduate of St. Joseph High School in Victoria, Texas, where he played Football, Basketball, and Baseball, and received All-State Honors in each.

He earned a Baseball scholarship from Blinn Junior College, where he was a two year starter at numerous positions and received First Team All-Conference honors as an infielder in 2013.  After attending Blinn, he went to Texas A&M - Kingsville and played all positions on the field for the Javelinas. At Kingsville, he received All Conference Honorable Mention Utility Player in 2014, First Team All Lone Star Conference Utility Player, and Second Team All Conference starting Pitcher in 2015. He was also named Second Team All Region Utility Player during that season. A personal highlight was being named the Lone Star Conference and NCBWA Regional Hitter and Pitcher of the Week in the same week. He helped the Javelinas win a Conference Championship and make Regional appearances during his two years playing there.  In 2016, while finishing his Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology and minor in Business, Vesely began his coaching career as a student assistant.  He coached outfielders and hitters, helping the Javelinas reach the Regional tournament.

Prior to joining Reagan in 2017 as an Assistant Football Coach and History teacher, Vesely was at Victoria ISD.

Coach Vesely and his wife, Tara, have a son, Camden, and daughter, Ellie.

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Hayden Vesely

Hayden Vesely

Assistant Football/Assistant Baseball

Jamey Howard

Head Athletic Trainer
jhowar@neisd.net

Coach Howard joined the Reagan Athletic staff in 2003 and is currently our Head Athletic Trainer for all sports. Prior to Reagan, Coach Howard spent 8 years in the field at Fredericksburg and Clemens High Schools.

Coach Howard graduated from Angelo State University with a Master of Science and a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology.  He is also a Certified Athletic Trainer and a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist.

He attended San Angelo Central High School where he excelled in Basketball and Track.

Coach Howard is married to Lexy and they have two children, Hadlee and Hilton.

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Jamey Howard

Jamey Howard

Head Athletic Trainer

Joe Martinez

Athletic Trainer
jmarti20@neisd.net

Coach Martinez joined Reagan in 2015 as an Athletic Trainer and also teaches Sports Medicine. Prior to Reagan, he was the Athletic Trainer for the football team and women’s golf at the University of Colorado.

Martinez earned his Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training from the University of Texas and a Master of Science in Sports Administration from the University of New Mexico. He also is a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC), Licensed Athletic Trainer (LAT), and Certified Teacher in Physical Education.

He graduated from San Diego High School where he played both Football and Basketball.

Coach Martinez is married to Savannah and they have one child, Austin Marie.

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Joe Martinez

Joe Martinez

Athletic Trainer