Coach Hurps- Head Coach
The 2022 season will be Coach Hurps' fifth year as head coach of the Rockets, and 17th year of coaching football. This is his eighth year as part of the Rockets program, and has led the Rockets to three playoff berths and back to back MSL Championships in 2020 and 2021. His record as Head Coach with Berne Union is 30-11. 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 Lancaster.
Coach Eyerman - Defensive Coordinator
This will be Coach Eyerman's fifth 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, and their son reside in Lancaster.
Coach Justus- Varsity Assistant
The 2022 season will be Coach Justus's second year coaching at Berne Union. Coach Justus will be coaching Safeties and WR's.
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 2022 season will be Coach Faulkner's second year coaching at Berne Union. Coach Faulkner will be assisting in the secondary and coaching H-backs.
Coach Faulkner was a stand out Quarterback at Fisher Catholic while playing under Coach Hurps. Coach Faulkner resides in Lancaster.
Coach Little- Varsity Assistant
The 2022 season will be Coach Little's first year coaching football at Berne Union. Coach Little will be coaching defensive line and tight ends. Coach Little has been an assistant basketball, and assistant baseball coach at Berne Union prior to starting his football coaching journey this year.
Coach Little, a 2017 graduate of Berne Union, played two years of football, and four years of basketball and baseball. Coach Little excelled in baseball and basketball during his time at Berne Union.