Head Football Coach
Varsity Basketball Head Coach: 2001 - 2013
Middle School Basketball Head Coach: 2007 - 2008
Varsity Baseball Head Coach: 2002
Middle School Baseball Head Coach: 2008 - 2009
Varsity Football Head Coach: 2002 - 2004, 2013-Present
Varsity Football Assistant Coach: 2005 - 2011
Assistant Athletic Director
Varsity Basketball Head Coach, MS Boys Basketball Coach
ZCA Varsity Basketball Coach - 2013-Present
ZCA Varsity Softball
Varsity Basketball Head Coach: 2007 - 2010 (Notre Dame High School, Chattanooga/District Winner)
Assistant Men's Basketball Coach: 1999 - 2001 (Mountain State University, WV)
Middle School and Varsity Cross Country
In addition to coaching cross country at Zion, Karen has previously coached many home school runners over the past five years in the Columbia area. She helps with training/instruction of other individual runners (children, youth, and adults).
Karen participated in the TSSAA Coaching Education Program.
Middle School Volleyball
Meredith was a member of the All-District volleyball team at Columbia Central during her high school career. She then went on to play for the University of Tennessee-Martin.
Varsity Boys Baseball
Head Varsity Baseball Coach: 2014
Asst. and Head Middle School Basketball Coach: 2011-2013
Head Middle School Baseball Coach/Asst. Varsity Coach: 2011-2013
Asst. Varsity Baseball Coach: 2010
Davidson Academy: Middle School Coach/Asst. Varsity Baseball: 2000-2005
(2003 state championship)
Middle School Cheerleading
Asst. Football, Asst. Girls Basketball, Speed & Agility
Varsity Boys and Girls Soccer
Middle School Soccer
MS Football, Asst. Varsity Football, MS Baseball
Asst. Basketball Coach
In 2013 Chris joined the ZCA athletic coaching staff as our varsity tennis coach. Chris played four sports in high school and tennis for Lubbock Christian University. He has 20 years of private and group tennis instruction. Chris has coached many AAU high school basketball teams. He is currently the tennis instructor for the City of Columbia Parks and Recreation and is a member of USPTA and USTA.
Chris notes, "I love teaching tennis but more important mentoring student athletes to love our Lord!"
Julie cheered her college years at Columbia State Community College. Prior to joining the athletic staff at Zion, Julie coached at Columbia Central and Summertown Jr. High.
Varsity Volleyball Head Coach