Head Coach Eric Rovie

Events: Distance & High Jump

Coach Rovie is in his second year as BHS Girls Track and Field Head Coach and his third year at Brookwood High School, having served as Boys Track and Field Head Coach in 2018. During the fall, he coaches Girls Cross Country. Coach Rovie ran the 200/400/800 in high school, and prior to joining the staff at Brookwood, he coached Cross Country and Track and Field at Collins Hill High School. Coach Rovie teaches AP Literature and 10th Grade Gifted Language Arts for BHS. Along with the administrative role of Head Coach, Coach Rovie will work with 400 and 800 runners this season. He is also the Head Coach of Brookwood's Youth Running team, working with 4th through 8th grade distance runners from Brookwood's feeder elementary and middle schools.

Assistant Coach Kelly Swanson

Events: Sprints

Coach Swanson ran XC and Track at St. Pius X High School and ran XC at Georgia College and State University. She started coaching T&F at BHS in 2007 and was an assistant XC coach for 5 years. This is her 10th year coaching track at BHS. This season, she will take over coaching the sprinters after 10 years as the Head Coach. She was the Region 8-AAAAAA Women's Track Coach of the Year in 2015, 2016 & 2017 and the All-County Women's Coach of the Year in 2011 & 2016.

Assistant Coach Andre Morez

Events: Sprints
Coach Morez ran track at Neptune Sr High School in Neptune, NJ and Lincoln University of PA.  He is a former indoor county champion and group IV state runner-up at 400m in high school and is a 4-time NCAA All-American and national champion at Lincoln University.  He is a former strength and conditioning coach that has been coaching track for 8 years and is USATF level 1 certified.

Assistant Coach Dion Bentley

Events: Sprints & Jumps

This is Coach Bentley’s 7th year coaching at BHS, but he has coached track and field for 12 years. In high school he competed at Penn Hill High School in Pittsburgh where he set the high school national outdoor long jump record which he held for 20 years. He still holds the high school national indoor long jump record. He went on to compete at the University of Florida where he was the SEC long jump champion and was ranked #8 in the world. He will be working with the sprinters and jumpers this season.

 

Assistant Coach Chris Carter

Event: Varsity Distance

Coach Chris Carter will be coaching the Girls distance runners this season. Coach Carter actually ran track and XC here at BHS and then went on to run collegiately at UGA. On top of teaching AP Psychology and AP Human Geography, he is also the head coach of the girls XC team and is starting his 12th year coaching track here at BHS.

 

Assistant Coach Lauren Harrison

Event: JV Distance

Coach Lauren Harrison is starting her 5th year coaching both XC and T&F here at BHS. She also ran XC and track at Brookwood. After high school she went on to run at Berry College. She will be working with the distance runers.

 

Assistant Coach Joe Carter

Event: Hurdles

Joe Carter played basketball in high school and college. He has been coaching for 54 years. He coached basketball for 25 years and has coached track and field for 52 years. He also has experience coaching football, tennis and cross country. He has been coaching at Brookwood for 32 years. He is in the Coaches Hall of Fame for Brookwood, Gwinnet County and the State. He has also won numerous Coach of the Year awards for both XC and T&F.

 

Assistant Coach Robert Moeck

Event: Throws

Coach Moeck was a thrower in high school and a three year varsity thrower at Texas Tech. He has been coaching track for 27 years and this is his 25th year at BHS. He now owns several Sprint stores, including the one here in Snellville (next to Moes) and he would be happy to help you find the best deal out there.

Assistant Coach Paul Meunier

Event: Throws

Coach Meunier is in his second year as a BHS Throws Coach. Coach Meunier previously coached high school track in Wisconsin and Florida. While coaching in Florida, he coached Kayla Conrad who was a 3 time state champion in the 800 meters. During the fall, he coaches football at Brookwood. Coach Meunier ran the 200/400 in high school and ran the 400 and threw the javelin in college. Coach Meunier teaches Special Education at Brookwood.

Assistant Coach Natasha Leeper

Event: Throws

Coach Leeper is in her second year as a BHS Throws Coach. She hails from Williamsburg, VA. While in high school, she earned all-state honors in basketball, volleyball, and track & field, and continues to hold the school record in the discus.  Upon graduation from high school, she attended Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), where she was a member of the track and field team.  She specialized in the throw events but also competed as a middle distance runner.  Coach Leeper graduated from VCU with a double major in Information Systems and Finance. She is currently an Operarions Director with the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. 

Assistant Coach Steve Siegmund

Event: Throws

Assistant Coach Jodie Nettles

Event: Pole Vault

Assistant Coach George Onyegbule

Event: Hurdles

2019 Coaching Staff

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