St. Michael the Archangel High School is excited to announce the appointment of Mr. Justin Hutchinson as the new Head Varsity Football Coach. Mr. Hutchinson is a graduate of Louisiana State University and has spent the last two years at Denham Springs High School serving as the Assistant Football Coach, Strength and Conditioning Coordinator, and Special Teams Coordinator. Prior to his time at Denham Springs, Mr. Hutchinson spent nine years at Central High School as the Assistant Football Coach and Special Teams Coordinator, and one year as the Head Football Coach at Central Middle School.
St. Michael Athletic Director Rob Smith commented, “We are happy to welcome Coach Hutchinson to the Warrior family. His energetic personality and experience will be a great asset to the football program and school community. I believe his dedication to the student athlete will be a great benefit in the formation of our students both on and off the field.”
“This is a great opportunity for me to work at a school like St. Michael,” said Mr. Hutchinson. “I am very appreciative of the work that previous head coaches have put into the school’s football program and look forward to continuing to build on the progress they have made. This being my first varsity head coach position, I am excited to move into this role and am committed to growing the program to be the best it can be.”
Mr. Hutchinson is focused on cultivating hardworking and dedicated student athletes with an emphasis on teamwork, perseverance, and character building. He has experience with the day-to-day team operations, as well as building fruitful relationships with student athletes and parents.
“After speaking with Mr. Hutchinson and hearing his vision for the football program, I knew that he was a good fit for the mission of our school. He believes that a strong foundation in faith and academics is needed to be successful in football. We are excited to welcome him to St. Michael in this role,” commented St. Michael Principal Ellen Lee.