Coach Hurps- Head Coach
The 2021 season will be Coach Hurps' fourth year as head coach of the Rockets, and 16th year of coaching football. This is his seventh year as part of the Rockets program, and has led the Rockets to two playoff berths and an MSL Championship in 2020. His record as Head Coach with Berne Union is 20-10. He was previously the head football coach at Fisher Catholic High School for four seasons. He was an assistant coach at Muskingum University for three years and began his coaching career at Newark Catholic High School as an assistant for two years.
Coach Hurps is a Physical Education & Health teacher at Berne Union. He played collegiately at the University of Dayton as tailback and was a four-year letterman. He and his wife, Alicia, and their three children reside in Hebron.
Coach Eyerman - Defensive Coordinator
This will be Coach Eyerman's fourth year with Berne Union. Coach Eyerman spent the previous three years at New Richmond High School in Indiana, and the last two as defensive coordinator. Prior to coaching at New Richmond he coached with Coach Hurps at Fisher Catholic as defensive coordinator and offensive line coach for two years.
Coach Eyerman works at Lancaster Sherman Middle School. Coach Eyerman played collegiately at Bethany College. He and his wife, Mallory, reside in Lancaster.
Coach Cupp- Varsity Assistant
The 2021 season will mark the return to the Berne Union sidelines after not coaching football for a year. This will be Coach Cupp's 8th year coaching football at Berne Union. Coach Cupp will be coaching wide receivers, and Defensive line, along with being the special teams coordinator.
Coach Cupp is a Social Studies teacher for Berne Union High Schhol, he and his wife, Ashley, reside in Sugar Grove.
Coach Justus- Varsity Assistant
The 2021 season will be Coach Justus's first year coaching at Berne Union. Coach Justus will be coaching Safeties and H-backs.
Coach Justus previously coached varsity football as an assistant at Lancaster for eight years. Prior to coaching at Lancaster he was an assistant at Denison University. He began his coaching career as a graduate assistant at Muskingum University.
Coach Justus previously played at Muskingum University after beginning his playing career at Slippery Rock. He and his family reside in Lancaster
Coach Faulkner- Varsity Assistant
The 2021 season will be Coach Faulkner's first year coaching at Berne Union. Coach Faulkner will be assisting in the secondary and Quarterbacks.
Coach Faulkner was a stand out Quarterback at Fisher Catholic while playing under Coach Hurps. Coach Faulkner resides in Lancaster.