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Bill Stachelski
Varsity Head Coach / Wide Receivers
Coach Stack is entering his 10th season as head coach of the Falcons and his 18th overall since
joining the staff of Coach Reggie Garret back in 2000.  A 1987 graduate of Arlington High School in
Arlington, Massachusetts, Coach Stack was a three-sport athlete playing football, hockey, and
baseball.  He attended the University of Massachusetts @ Amherst graduating in 1991 with a Bachelor
of Arts degree in History, and in 1997 Coach Stack relocated to Virginia Beach to attend Old Dominion
University.  In 1999 he received a Master’s Degree in Education and the following year he began his
tenure at Cox teaching Virginia & United States History.  Between 2001 and 2007 Coach Stack served as
the defensive coordinator under Head Coach Steve Allosso, his former high school coach and mentor
who is also an Arlington, MA native.  In 2008 Coach Stack inherited the Head Coaching position and
continued down the path that Allosso had set rebuilding the program into a perennial playoff
contender.  Prior to 2008 the Falcons had never been to a playoff game and since then they’ve made
seven appearances advancing to the 2nd round in 2014 and 2015 and claiming their first outright
Beach District Title in 2016.  The Varsity Falcons have not had a losing campaign since 2007 and they’ve
been at the 500. mark or above twelve of the last fourteen seasons.  The 2017 Falcons return several
key players from last year’s team including Captain’s Deiontae Curry (WR/DB), Zach Zwyna (QB), and
Josh Herslow (Slot/LB), as well as 2016 impact players, Tayvion Robinson (Slot/DB), Leno Lester
(RB/DB), Evan Couch (OT), Hunter Schmidtmann (OG), Cam Wallace (TE/DE), Zach Mauer (LB), Carson
DiNardo (WR/K) and Jackson Morgan (RB/DE).  Newcomers Ethan Snare (LB) and Kendall Spriggins
(QB) along with a host of rising JV players should help this year’s squad remain extremely competitive in
the Beach District.  The Junior Varsity is coming off a rebuilding year in 2016 but look to be much more
competitive with a solid freshman class whom the staff hopes will bring that squad back to the top of
the Beach District. Despite past successes on both Varsity and JV however, Coach Stack and the staff
understand that the competition in the Beach District is tough and there is no substitute for hard work,
discipline, and doing things right.  Coach Stack resides in the Great Neck community and is the proud
father to fourteen-year old Jacob, a freshman on the JV team, and eleven-year old Ava.
Jimmy DiNardo
Varsity Co-Defensive Coordinator / Defensive Backs
Coach DiNardo continues his illustrious coaching career as he returns for his 10th season on the
Falcon Football staff and his 35th overall.  Coach DiNardo has been a mainstay in Beach District
football as he has had extended stints with Kellam and Ocean Lakes as well as a Head Coaching
position at his alma mater, Princess Anne.  A three sport athlete in high school, Coach DiNardo earned
a scholarship to play football at the College of William & Mary.  As a Physical Education major, Jimmy
started his junior and senior seasons at defensive back and is ranked 7th on William & Mary’s all-time
list for interceptions in a season.  Following graduation, he went on to earn his Masters in Physical
Education and Human Performance at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.  He currently
teaches Health & Physical Education at Cox and serves as the Department Chairperson.  Coach
DiNardo brings with him a wealth of experience and an enthusiastic approach to coaching football
that is clearly contagious among the players.  His energy and commitment to perfection has, and will
continue to yield some of the most competitive defenses in the area.  Coach DiNardo has also been
extremely motivational in the weight room throughout his tenure at Cox and he remains one of the most
respected high school football coaches in the area.  He is married to Kathy, a teacher at Lynnhaven
Middle School and they have four children: Jordan, 28, is a graduate of Virginia Tech, Derek, 25, is a
former standout for the Falcons who had a tremendous football career for the Virginia Tech Hokies
and currently works for ADS in Virginia Beach.  Casey, 23, is a recent graduate of the University of
North Carolina where she was a striker and star player on the field hockey team, and Carson, 17, a
rising Senior at Cox high school and a wide receiver and kicker on the varsity football team.
Bobby Jamison
Varsity Assistant / Offense
Coach Jamison will enter his 13th season as a member of the Falcon Football Staff. Coach Jamison
provides leadership and resources for our athletes that extend far beyond the football field.  Coach
Jamison has served the Falcons in many capacities: he assisted on both the Junior Varsity and Varsity
levels earning the respect of both players and coaches alike and served as the Varsity Offensive
Coordinator from 2011-2014.  As a result of advancements in his professional career Coach Jamison
will serve in a more limited capacity as an offensive assistant Coach this season. His attention to detail,
mild mannered temperament, and natural ability to connect with our athletes has made him a very
popular coach here at Cox.  A 2000 Honors graduate of Cox High School, Coach Jamison went on to
earn a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of Virginia in 2004.  In 2006 Coach Jamison
became a mainstay at Cox working as a tutor while also earning his M.S. Ed. in Counseling at Old
Dominion University. After completing that program in August 2008, Coach Jamison was hired as a
School Counselor here at Frank W. Cox High School and was the Guidance Department Chair from
July 2009 to September 2013.  Coach Jamison brings his Green & Gold pride to the program as well as
an astute understanding of the game especially as it pertains to offense.  His positive influence on our
young men will go a long way in helping our players succeed both on and off of the football field.  
Coach Jamison is married to the former Ms. Stefanie Williams, a teacher at Alanton Elementary School,
and they are the proud parents of eight-month old Isabel. Mr. and Mrs. Jamison reside in the Kempsville
neighborhood of Virginia Beach.
Dan Schieble
Varsity Assistant Coach / Defensive Line
“Coach Schiebs” is entering his 14th season with the Falcons and he continues to bring energy and
excitement to the football program. Coach Schieble has coached the defense for the past twelve
seasons and along with Coach DiNardo he brings a wealth of experience to that side of the ball. This
year he will have his hand in the dirt coaching the Defensive line. In addition to that, Dan will be an
integral part of the defensive game planning and the scouting of enemy offenses in preparation for
Friday nights.  Coach Schieble is a 1979 graduate of the University of Wisconsin where he lettered and
started at safety for three years on the football team.  Along with earning Academic All Big 10
honors, Coach Schieble was the recipient of both the Ivan Williamson and Russ Winnie awards given
annually to a Badger who best exemplifies academic and athletic excellence. Coach Schieble also led
the Badgers in interceptions in 1977 and in 1978, was named Homecoming MVP and Big 10 player of the
week for his performance against Purdue University helping to knock the Boilermakers out of Rose
Bowl contention his senior year.  After earning a Broadcast Journalism Degree from Wisconsin,
Coach Schieble matriculated to Hamline University in St. Paul, Minnesota where he earned his law
degree and graduated cum laude in 1982.  He currently practices with Pender & Coward as a litigation
attorney and trial lawyer.  Coach Schieble was married for 28 years to the late Jill Schieble who
continues to be an inspiration to the entire Falcon family. Her memory is honored with the end of
season “Spirit Award.” This award is given annually to a Falcon football player who best exemplifies
Jill’s determination and strength to fight and persevere. Coach Schieble has three daughters; Allie
(Cox 2004), a graduate of the University of Virginia, Whitney (Cox 2006), a graduate of Virginia Tech, and
Jordan (Cox 2011), a Graduate of the University of Alabama.
Dr. T.J. Morgan
Varsity Co-Offensive Coordinator /
Running Backs, Slots, Strength & Conditioning
Dr. T.J. Morgan continues his tenure at Cox bringing an extensive background in the area of football
and sports performance.  Over the past ten years Coach Morgan has served as the Strength and
Conditioning & running backs coach and his presence has had a huge impact on the program.  Coach
Morgan's football coaching experience is diverse and extensive. He owned and coached the Hampton
Roads Sharks Minor League Football Team from 1993 to 1996.  Their record in that time was 60-9-1.  In
the 1995 season they were ranked #4 in the country and broke the national attendance record for
minor league football.  Dr. Morgan has also served as the team doctor for several high schools and
local pro sports franchises.  Coach Morgan played for the legendary Ralph Gahagan of Kempsville
High School who also coached Dr. Morgan’s late father in the 1960's.  Coach Morgan had a stellar
senior year in which he lead the Chiefs to the first 10-0 season in Virginia Beach history helping them
advance all the way to the State Championship game.  He rewrote the record books that year when he
rushed for nearly 2,000 yards and was a unanimous first team All-State performer in addition to being
nominated the Tidewater and State "Player of the Year" and winning the Maury Riganto Memorial Award.
He started his college career at Wake Forest and transferred to the University of Richmond where he
started 3 years at fullback.  He was the first recipient of the "Iron Spider Award" and was elected to
the All-American Strength teams in 1986 and 1987.  He was the game captain and scored the first
touchdown when Richmond won its first NCAA playoff berth and became Yankee Conference
Champions in front of a nationally televised audience on ESPN.  Coach Morgan is certified as a
Chiropractic Sports Medicine Physician and owns and operates the Morgan Wellness Center/Chix
Beach Gym here in Virginia Beach.  As a means of giving and serving the community the Morgan Wellness
Center has awarded over 400 health scholarships to local athletes.  Coach Morgan and his wife
Tammy have three children Elle, 25, Tory 22, and Jackson, 16, a rising junior and RB/DE on the varsity
football team.  
Tyler Noe
Varsity Co-Offensive Coordinator / Quarterbacks
Coach Noe is entering his 7th season as a member of the Falcon Football Staff.  Coach Noe played
football and baseball at Cox and was in the graduating class of 2006 before attending James Madison
University.  He returned to Virginia Beach and Cox High School after graduating with a Bachelor’s
Degree in Sports Management. Coach Noe is in his first full year as a Special education teacher  at Cox,
and he is currently attending Old  Dominion University where he is pursuing a master’s degree in
Secondary Education. Coach Noe was the head JV Coach during the 2012 & 2013 seasons and under
his guidance the Junior Varsity Falcons compiled an 11-1 record going undefeated in 2012. Coach Noe
is looking forward to a 6th season coaching the Falcon quarterbacks who all seem to come into their
own under his guidance.  2013 graduate and former Falcon quarterback Tommy McKee is in the thick of
things at William & Mary and 2016 graduate Cole Johnson was instrumental as a freshman at James
Madison helping the Dukes to an FCS National Title in his first season. In addition, last year’s signal
caller, A.J. Smith, is currently on a full scholarship to the Virginia Military Institute.  In his spare time
Coach Noe enjoys fishing, golf, and singing karaoke. He also serves as the Assistant Student Activities
Coordinator at Cox.
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Chip Larkin
Junior Varsity Assistant Coach
Coach Larkin is entering his 7th season as a member of the Falcon Football Staff.  Coach Larkin
lettered in football and track during his high school career at Frank W. Cox, before attending James
Madison University.  After graduating with a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics, Coach Larkin returned to
Virginia Beach and currently works at the Renaissance Academy.  His calm manner and focus on
teaching the basics have helped propel the Junior Varsity to several consecutive winning seasons.  
Coach Larkin has spent the last few years coordinating the JV Defense and his attention to detail and
demanding style has prepped our younger players well for the expectations put upon them on the
varsity level.  Coach Larkin is single and is an ordained minister and his hobbies include hunting, golf,
and singing karaoke.
Brandon Smith
Junior Varsity Head Coach
Coach Smith, aka “Smitty”, is entering his 6th season as a member of the Falcon Football Staff after
coming onboard in 2012. This will be his 2nd season at the helm of the Junior Varsity team as they look
to rebound from last year’s growing pains.  Coach Smith and his twin brother Ryan played football
and competed in track for former Head Coach Steve Allosso from 2002-2005 but his football career
was cut short due to a bout with brain cancer.  Thankfully, Coach Smith fought back to become a
mainstay on the sidelines as he continued to attend every practice and game to support the program the
rest of his career at Cox. After graduating with honors from Cox in 2005, he attended Virginia Tech,
where he majored in Apparel, Housing, and Resource Management. After living in Blacksburg, VA for six
years, he returned home to Virginia Beach to continue working in the restaurant industry in a
management capacity.  Coach Smith is excited to continue his role as Junior Varsity Head Coach and with
a solid staff assisting him and a host of new freshman he’s feeling very good about their prospects.  In
his spare time Coach Smith enjoys reading poetry, listening to folk music and playing the tambourine.
Wayne Wallace
Varsity Assistant Coach / Offensive Line
Coach Wayne Wallace begins his 3rd season as the Falcon’s offensive line coach after serving in the
same capacity for the Princess Anne Cavaliers.  Coach Wallace was an All-Conference offensive
tackle for Niles McKinley High School in Niles, Ohio.  Upon graduating, Coach Wallace played
collegiate football at Thiel College in Greenville, Pennsylvania.  In 2004, Wayne graduated from the
IBEW Electrical Apprenticeship as a journeyman wireman and began work at Newport News Shipbuilding
in 2006.  He coached the Great Neck Buckeyes from 2007-2011 and was the offensive line coach at
Princess Anne High School from 2012-2014.  When Coach Wallace isn’t devising new drills for his
linemen he enjoys collecting sea glass along the shores of the Chesapeake Bay, a longtime passion of
his.  Coach Wallace’s wife of 21 years is Mrs. Leslie Wallace and they have two sons, Jake, a former
Falcon standout and freshman football player at Shenandoah University, and Zack, a junior at Cox.  
The Wallace’s have resided in Virginia Beach since 2006 and they live in the Great Neck community.
Corey Francis
Junior Varsity Assistant / Special Teams
Coach Francis returns for his 2nd season as a member of the Junior Varsity staff.  Coach Francis
hails from Ohio and graduated from Northland High school in 2005 where he lettered in basketball
and Track & Field. He went to college at Eastern Michigan University and graduated with an Associate’s
degree in Criminal Justice and he currently serves as a security assistant at Cox High School.  He is
originally from Columbus, Ohio and he is a big fan of Ohio State football.  Coach Francis is working
towards finishing his bachelor's degree so he can become a teacher at Cox. Corey also coaches our
winter and spring track teams and he will be coordinating the special teams for the Junior Varsity.  He
is a great presence to have on our sidelines as he knows all the kids well from his role in the building
and they certainly know him.  In his free time, Coach Francis enjoys listening to music, traveling, and
relaxing at the beach with a good book.
Tucker Curran
Varsity Assistant / Special Teams Coordinator
Coach Curran is returning for his 2nd season as our Varsity Special Teams Coordinator after doing a
fantastic job in 2016. A 2013 graduate of Cox High School, Coach Curran was a standout athlete
excelling in football, basketball and baseball.  In his four years Coach Curran was a big part of the
success of both the JV and varsity football teams playing significant roles on offense, defense and
special teams.  He was part of an undefeated JV season as a sophomore and a starter at safety and wide
receiver his junior and senior years.  He also had significant roles on both the basketball and baseball
teams as well.   Classified as somewhat of a “gym-rat,” Tucker has a competitive nature that has rubbed
off on our younger players who tend to relate to him well due to his youth. Upon graduating from Cox
Tucker attended Auburn University and he is currently finishing his degree at Old Dominion.  Coach
Curran is an avid waterman in his spare time and when he’s not on the high seas he enjoys badminton,
chess, and reading passages from the Melville novel, Moby Dick.
Eric James
Junior Varsity Assistant / Linebackers
Coach James also returns for a 2nd season with the Falcons with a vast background in coaching and
mentoring our area youth.  He was born and raised in Elizabeth City, North Carolina, the youngest of
12 children to Mrs. Pennie James and the late Roscoe James.  He graduated from Northeastern High
School in 1990 where he played varsity basketball and participated in the marching band playing
trombone.  He then went on to attend North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University in
Greensboro, N.C.  In 1996 he received his degree in Child Psychology and he was a four year member of
the famed A & T Marching Band. He has served in many capacities in the Triad, including work with the
YMCA, Habitat for Humanity, Moses Cone Behavioral Health Institute, Guilford County Juvenile
Detention Center, Food Lion Corporate Office and the Virginia Beach Public School System.  Coach
James moved to Virginia Beach in 2006 and in April of 2007 he married his beautiful wife Malissa Y. James
who hails from Jersey City, New Jersey.  Eric became a second dad to her son, Justin Armstrong who
graduated from First Colonial in 2007.  He was hired by Virginia Beach City Public Schools as a long-
term sub and later got promoted to Student Support Specialist in December, 2007.  Coach James’ focus
is on assisting students in secondary education (grades 6 -12) to finish school successfully and move
on to higher-education.  He began coaching on the middle school level as a defensive coordinator at
Lynnhaven Middle School before moving up to First Colonial H.S. to assume his Student Support
Specialist duties.  There he became an assistant JV coach focusing on the defensive line from 2012 to
2015.  Recently, Coach James was reassigned to Cox HS, Great Neck MS, and Lynnhaven MS as the
Student Support Specialist where he joined the coaching staff in 2016.  Coach James brings a wealth
of knowledge and experience in the area of both football and mentorship of young men that will be
invaluable to our players and he also serves as the sponsor / coach of the talented Cox Step team.
Mike Hauser
Junior Varsity Assistant / Running Backs
Brian Graham
Varsity Co-Defensive Coordinator / Linebackers
Jay Brooks
Junior Varsity Assistant / Linebackers
Coach Graham returns to the Falcon staff after taking sabbatical to spend time with his family for the
2016 season.  The son of a legendary Ohio high school football coach, Brian brings a wealth of
football knowledge to the table, especially as it pertains to defense.  Coach Graham will be entering
his 4th season as the Linebackers Coach of the Falcons. A 1992 graduate of Newark Catholic High
School in Newark, Ohio, Coach Graham was a two-sport athlete playing football and basketball. He
was the quarterback of the 1991 Division V Ohio High school football State Champions. He attended
the United States Naval Academy graduating in 1996 with a Bachelor of Science degree. Coach Graham
served in the United States Navy as a Surface Warfare Officer from 1996 through 2004. Stationed at
Newport, R.I. as an instructor, he was able to serve as an assistant Football coach at the Naval
Academy Prep School during the 2003 and 2004 seasons. In 2004 Coach Graham relocated to Virginia
Beach. From 2006 through 2008 Coach Graham served as the defensive coordinator under Head
Coach Pete Gale at Great Bridge High School. In 2014 he took over from the legendary Jimmy DiNardo
as the Cox Defensive Coordinator. He served as the Defensive Coordinator for two years before
deploying to the Middle East in 2016. Coach Graham has returned to the defensive staff and will work
with jimmy DiNardo and Dan Schieble. Coach Graham works as a federal employee at The United States
Fleet Forces Command. He continues to serve in the Navy as a Reservist. In 2015, he completed his
Master’s Degree in Leadership and Liberal Studies from Duquesne University. Coach Graham, wife
Lauren, and three children Reagan 8, J.D. 6, and Dillon 4 reside in the Great Neck community.
Jay Brooks joins the staff in 2017 as a Junior Varsity volunteer and he is a Cox graduate from the
class of 2012. Jay was a standout linebacker & fullback for the Falcons and continued his football
career at Hampden-Sydney College, helping Hampden-Sydney win two conference championships during
his four-year tenure. After graduating in 2016, Jay took a job with Booz Allen Hamilton working as a
Consultant. In his free time, he enjoys being outside, listening to live music, and watching his younger
brother Sam play football.  Like Coach Brooks, Sam is also a Cox Alum playing his college ball at
Hampden-Sydney.
Coach Hauser is a new addition to the Cox Falcon Football Staff this season. Coach Hauser was born
and raised in Virginia Beach where he played varsity football at Bayside High School graduating in
1988.  He attended Tidewater Community College and continued to play football starting 16
consecutive years in the Annual Thanksgiving Day Charity Bowl Tackle Football Game to help raise
money for under privileged kids during Christmas time. Mike coached youth football in Virginia Beach
for the past 7 years with the Great neck Buckeyes and Lynnhaven middle school Bluefish. During that
time he had many different coaching responsibilities at multiple levels including Tiny mites, Mighty mites,
125's, 150's, and Middle school football including 6 years as a Great Neck Buckeye Head Coach.  
While with the Buckeye’s his teams made the playoffs every season, participated in four city
championship games, and his 2016 U-14 150 lb. players are the reining 2016 City of Virginia Beach
Champions. Coach Hauser is married to Melissa Hauser, his wife of 18 years, a very supportive wife and
mother and they have two children.  Dylan, 13, is a freshman football player and wrestler at Cox and
Morgan, 10, is a Great Neck Angel Softball player and rising 5th grader at Trantwood Elementary.  
Coach Hauser is Very Excited to join the Cox Falcon Football Family and he is looking forward to his
continued service to the community.