Tracking the football coaching changes


There has been a lot of movement in Orange County's football coaching ranks since the end of the 2015 season.

Here is a list of the coaching moves that have been announced since December:

Bolsa Grande: Matt Brinkerhoff (resigned). Doug Cooper hired.

Capistrano Valley Christian: Eric Preszler (resigned). Rick Curtis hired.

Crean Lutheran: Brent Mertens (resigned). Matt Bowman hired. 

El Modena: Ed Drzanek (resigned). Matt Mitchell hired.

Esperanza: Gary Bowers (resigned). Kevin Oberlander (hired, resigned). Thomas Storing hired.

Fountain Valley: Ray Fenton (resigned), Justin Schaeffer (hired, resigned). Jimmy Nolan hired. 

Huntington Beach: Eric Lo (resigned). Brett Brown hired.

Laguna Beach: Ted Clarke (resigned). John Shanahan hired.

Laguna Hills: Bruce Ingalls (retired). Mike Maceranka hired.

Los Alamitos: John Barnes (retired). Ray Fenton hired.

Northwood: Dean Toohey (resigned). Phil Roh hired.

Portola: Peter Abe hired. (The school opens fall of 2016.)

Sage Hill: Abram Booty (resigned). BJ Crabtree hired.

Santa Margarita: Rick Curtis (fired). Rich Fisher hired.

Sonora: Paul Chiotti (resigned.) Daniel Morales hired.

Segerstrom: Mike Maceranka (resigned). Joe Tagaloa hired.

Trabuco Hills: Joe Silvey (resigned). John Abdelnour hired.

Tustin: Winter Welz (fired). Myron Miller hired.

Valencia: Mike Marrujo (retired). Shawn Racobs hired.


Jimmy Nolan hired at Fountain Valley 

Schaeffer resigns as Fountain Valley coach

Matt Bowman takes over as Crean Lutheran coach

Daniel Morales hired as Sonora coach 

Hungtinton Beach selects Brett Brown

Esperanza hires Kevin Oberlander

CVC lands Rick Curtis as coach, athletic director

Fountain Valley hires Justin Schaeffer

Silvey resigns as Trabuco Hills coach 

Roh takes over as Northwood football coach

Ray Fenton is new football coach at Los Alamitos

Preszler leaves CVC to coach at Arrowhead Christian

Eric Lo resigns as Huntington Beach football coach

Maceranka hired as Laguna Hills football coach

Myron Miller returns as Tustin football coach 

Racobs named new Valencia football coach

Marrujo ends 35-year run as Valencia's coach 

Curtis out as Santa Margarita's football coach

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