This is Coach Shoemaker's third year as a member of the Rockets football coaching staff and first year as the Jr. High head coach. He previously served as a volunteer varsity assistant and will focus this year on calling the offense. Coach Shoe has been a long time member of Rockets athletics, serving as the varsity girls basketball coach and is still currently coaching the JV boys basketball team. He resides in Sugar Grove with his wife, Kelly, and their children.
This is Coach Dial's second year of coaching the Jr. High Rockets. He was a two-time captain and four year starter in high school. As a senior Coach Dial was 2nd team all Central District. He will focus on coaching the offensive and defensive lines for the Rockets while also serving multiple roles during varisty Friday night games.