Coaching and Support Staff

Mike Burzawa

Mike Burzawa

Assistant Athletic Director / Varsity Head Football Coach / Offensive Coordinator

Head Coach Mike "Buzz" Burzawa has been directing the ETHS Football program since 2008. In addition to his duties as Head Football Coach and Offensive Coordinator he also coaches the running backs. ...

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Cassius Barnes

Cassius Barnes

Freshman B Head Coach

Coach Cassius Barnes has been the Freshman B Head Coach since 2007. He brings 15 years of youth and high school coaching experience to the Wildkits. He is a graduate of ETHS and former Wildkit ...

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Alex Brown

Alex Brown

Freshman Offensive Coordinator / Quarterbacks Coach

Coach Alex Brown is an alumnus of ETHS where he was a three-year varsity starter at running back as well as a two-time all Central Suburban League South selection. He played one season of football at ...

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Eddie Conley

Eddie Conley

Sophomore Head Coach

Eddie Conley is a graduate of ETHS, a former Varsity football player during the 1980s. He has been a coach with the Wildkits since 2007, first as Freshman A Head Coach, and then as Sophomore Head ...

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Antonio Garcia

Antonio Garcia

Sophomore Offensive Line Coach

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Kyle Gessert

Kyle Gessert

Sophomore Offensive Coordinator

Kyle Gessert joined the ETHS Football program in 2008. He played college football at the University of Wisconsin, LaCrosse, before transferring to Illinois State University, Bloomington/Normal, where ...

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Keegan Grant

Keegan Grant

Varsity Offensive Line Coach

Keegan Grant joined the ETHS coaching staff for the 2011 season following a successful career playing Offensive Guard in the Big Ten at Northwestern University. At NU, Grant was a freshman walk-on ...

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William Grimm

Freshman Offensive Line Coach

Coach Bill Grimm has been with the ETHS program since 2010. He played four years of Division III college football at North Park University in Chicago, Illinois. Coach Grimm received a Bachelor of ...

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Denny Hall

Denny Hall

Varsity Special-Teams Coordinator / Co-Defensive Coordinator

Coach Denny Hall brings a unique perspective to Wildkits football. He is the former head coach of archrival New Trier, having spent 30 years as a teacher at the school. He has more than 37 years of ...

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Ryan Healy

Ryan Healy

Varsity Quarterbacks Coach

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Sean Hopson

Sean Hopson

Varsity Linebackers Coach

Like many others on the coaching staff, Sean Hopson is an ETHS graduate who returned to the school and continues the tradition of Wildkit football. Coach Hopson has been coaching varsity linebackers ...

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Steve King

Steve King

Varsity Assistant Head Coach / Defensive Coordinator

Steve King has been part of the ETHS Football program since 2005. In addition to his duties as the Varsity Assistant Head Coach and Defensive Coordinator, Coach King also functions as the Varsity ...

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Jim Munson

Jim Munson

Director of Football Operations / Varsity Assistant Coach

Jim Munson brings a diverse background to the ETHS coaching staff where he is Director of Football Operations in addition to being an assistant Varsity coach. Coach Munson joined the ETHS Football ...

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Aubrey Murray

Aubrey Murray

Sophomore Receivers Coach / Defensive Backs Coach

Aubrey Murray joined ETHS Football program as a Sophomore Receivers coach in 2010. In addition to his coaching duties he also assists with the Wildkit's "game-day" film editing. He brings to the ...

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Benji Oyinloye

Freshman Offensive Line Coach / Defensive Line Coach

Coach Banji Oyinloye is an ETHS graduate and four-year football player. He attended Coe College, Iowa and played Division III football there for one season. He is currently pursuing a degree from ...

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Steve Saa

Steve Saa

Varsity Defensive Line Coach

Steve Saa joined the ETHS Football program in 2010. He brings nine years of coaching experience to the Wildkits, coaching at both the college and high school levels. Coach Saa played Division III ...

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David Schwabe

David Schwabe

Freshman A Head Coach / Offensive Coordinator

Coach Dave Schwabe has been Freshman A Head Football Coach since 2009. He brings more than 25 years of coaching experience to the ETHS Football Program where he develops freshman players for high ...

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Cletus Short

Cletus Short

Sophomore Defensive Coordinator

Cletus Short has been the Sophomore Defensive Coordinator since 2010. He played college football at Hope College, Michigan, where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree. He also earned his Masters ...

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Alex Thomas

Alex Thomas

Sophomore Offensive Line Coach

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Sam White

Sophomore Defensive Backs Coach

Coach Sam White holds the distinction of being the longest serving coach in the football program. Coach White has spent more than 18 years on the sidelines of Lazier field coaching the Wildkits. He ...

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Mike Williams

Mike Williams

Freshman Running Backs Coach

Mike Williams joined the ETHS Football program in 2009. In addition to his football coaching duties he assists with the recruiting video process. Coach Williams has also served as an ETHS wrestling ...

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Laurel Wilson

Laurel Wilson

Varsity Receivers Coach

Coach Laurel Wilson has been part of the ETHS coaching staff since 2008. He played Division I-AA football at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale. Coach Wilson earned his Bachelor of Arts degree ...

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