Each Ozarks Football League team consists of players in the 6th, 7th and 8th grade who will be attending the high school the team represents

Any student in 6th, 7th or 8th grade may join the team that represents their high school

Republic Tigers
Head Coach - Scott Smith

Personal: Married to wife 23 years. Three boys- 17, 14, and 4

Professional: Special Education Teacher, Republic High School

Education: BS in Education MO ST 1996

Coaching Experience: 22 years. High School football coach. Republic 10 years, Marionville 2 years, Osceola 5 years (3 as head coach), Parkview 1 year, Springfield Catholic 1 year, Strafford 1 year, Central 1 year, and Willard 1 year.

Head Coach, to be announced

Head Coach - Mike Mauk

Personal: Mike and his wife Gwyn will be celebrating 34 years of marriage this summer. They are the parents of four Children: Jonathan, Benjamin, Eden and Maty.

Professional: Mike Mauk will complete his 36th year in the field of Education this spring. He is completing his first year teaching and coaching at Glendale High School

Education: Graduated from Ashland University (OH) with a major in Comprehensive Business Education and earned his Master of Sport Science degree in Sport Management from the United State Sports Academy in Daphne, Alabama.

Coaching Experience: Head Football Coach for 29 year at Kenton High School (OH)l and also served as Athletic Director for 14 years. Prior to that, he taught and coached 2 years at both Bluffton High School (OH) and Dublin High School (OH). Actively involved in the Ohio High School Football Coaches Association for 24 years. He served as Regional Director, Treasurer and Clinic Director of America’s Great Football Clinic. He was the president in 1996.

Head Coach - Jermaine Townsend

Personal: Married to Sarah for 13 years. 3 kids

Education: Austin High School, El Paso, TX

Professional: Owner Semi-Pro Springfield Phantom 2011 & 2012
Owner Springfield Raiders Youth Football Organization 2013-Present

Coaching Experience: Mighty Mites Field Supervisor Ewing Park 2004-Present
Defensive Coordinator Semi-Pro SWMO Venom 2009 & 2010
OFL Vikings assistant coach 2014

Head Coach - Marcus Wolfe
Personal: Single, age 45. Two sons, Broc and Drake Wolfe, both OFL Alumni

Education: Bachelor of Science in Education in Social Studies. Certified to teach Health, P.E., & Special Education

Professional: Middle school teacher and football coach in the Southwest Missouri area

Coaching Experience: Coaching football since 1994
Area High Schools: Camdenton, Hillcrest, Stockton
Other Leagues: OFL Hornets, first four seasons including the Inaugural season Championship 2005
Springfield WolfPack Professional Indoor Football Team, 2010 Assistant Head Coach, 2011 Head Coach, 2012 General Manager / Director of Football Operations

Fighting Irish
Head Coach - Nick Console, Jr.

Personal: Married for 20 years to Pam. Our son Casey is a freshman at Springfield Catholic.

Professional: Retired from the Department of Justice/Drug Enforcement Administration.

Education: BS in Health and Physical Education 1974 McNeese State University.

Playing Experience: 4 years McNeese State University, 3 year letterman. 1973 Outstanding College Athelete of America.

Coaching Experience: Jr. High Football Springfield Catholic 2014. OFL head coach for Ash Grove 2013, 2014 Central 2012. Developed the Ash Grove Youth Football Program for grades 1-6 in 2007 as well as coaching.

Head Coach - Arvie Kilongkilong

Personal: Single, 24 years old

Professional: Kelly Services Substitute Teacher

Education: Missouri State University Alumni (2015); Bachelors in Health and Human Services in Physical Education, Minor in Coaching and Religious Studies

Football Playing Experience: McAuley Catholic High School Athletic Scholar Award for Highest Senior Athlete GPA 2007-08
Class 1 District 3 State Competitor Track and Field Triple Jump 2007-08
Class 2 District 12 1st Team All-District Basketball Guard 2007-08
Ozark 8 1st Team All-Conference Class II Basketball Guard 2007-08
Joplin Globe All-Area 2nd Team Class II Basketball Guard 2007-08
Class 1 District 3 1st Team All-District Football Defensive Back 2007-08
Class 2 District 12 2nd Team All-District Basketball Guard 2006-07
Ozark 8 2nd Team All-Conference Class II Basketball Guard 2006-07
AP 2nd Team All-State Class I Football Defensive Back 2006-07
Missouri Coaches Poll 2nd Team All-State Class I Football Defensive Back 2006-07 Class 1 District 3 1st Team All-District Football Defensive Back 2006-07

Football Coaching Experience: 4 Years Coaching Experience; Jarrett Middle School Basketball; Track and Field; and Football

Ash Grove Pirates
Head Coach - Brian Barbee

Personal: 38 years old Two sons Brody 10 and Killian 11

Professional: Teacher Bois D'Arc Elementary

Education: BS in Education Drury 2012

Football Playing Experience: Willard High School and Central Methodist

Football Coaching Experience: HS Varsity/JV Football position coach Ash Grove 2012-2014 and 10 years coaching youth football

Fair Grove Eagles
Head Coach - Lennie Peterie

Personal: Married to Kimberly Peterie for 17 years (nurse in Mercy System)
11 year old daughter Jaden (gymnast)

Professional: 15 year employee, Springfield Public Works

Education: Grandview High School

Football Playing Experience: High School All-American, All-Metro middle linebacker/nose tackle
Army Intramural football
Springfield Rifles, 4 years, middle linebacker and right guard

Football Coaching Experience: 17 years youth coach within Mighty Mites system. 1 year Pop Warner-Kansas City
5 years as Mighty Mites Field Supervisor, Fair Grove
Assistant coach OFL Falcons, 2008

Ozark Tigers
Co-Head Coach, Blue Division - Jason Taylor

Personal: Married to Megan - 2 Kids Ashley & Ryan

Professional: Sales with AT&T

Education: Blue Springs HS graduated in 1993, BS in Business Management from Central Methodist University, 1997

Football Playing Experience: Blue Springs HS 1989-1992, Central Methorist College, 1993-1996, Springfield Riles 2001-2004

Football Coaching Experience: Linbackers coach with Springfield Riles, 4 years
Coaching football in the Ozark Youth league
3 years coaching basketball in the Ozark Youth league
4 years coaching baseball in the Ozark Youth and Springfield Youth leagues

Ozark Tigers
Head Coach, Red Division - Jason Porter

Personal: Resident of Ozark 8 years. Three children in Ozark school system. All involved in extra Curricular activities.

Professional: Star Wholesale Supply for 9 years- head of the Fire Protection Division

Football Playing Experience: 7 years playing football; 3 years in St Peters Missouri

Football Coaching Experience: Pop Warner coach
Asst coach at Ozark parks 4 years

Marshfield Bluejays
Head Coach - Terry Whittington

Professional: Customer Sale and Servie rep at Interstate Powercare

Football Playing Experience: High School football

Football Coaching Experience: Marshfield Youth Football League 10 years
Youth baseball 7yrs
Youth basketball 7yrs

Nixa Eagles
Head Coach - Josh Ayres

Personal: Resident of Nixa for 22+ years. Married to Brandee Ayres. Two kids, Dylan and Abbey Ayres

Professional: Owner/operator of Ayres Detailing L.L.C. in Nixa, MO

Education: Nixa High School, 3 years Missouri Valley College

Football playing experience- 6 years with nixa schools. 4 yr Letterman, 3 years at Missouri Valley College (starting defensive end)

Football Coaching Experience: 5 years Mighty Mites Football, 5 years Nixa Baseball, 2 years Competitive Baseball, 1 year Nixa Youth Basketball

Sparta Trojans
Head Coach - Daniel Cavazos

Personal: married to wife Amy of 14 years . son Charles 11 years old six grader Sparta middle school. Son Taylor graduate Parkview high school

Professional: Automotive collision repair and refinish technician-22years

Education: Parkview high school class of 1993 - OTC VO-TECH

Football Coaching Experience: Have been coaching youth sports for 8 years. 8 years youth baseball coach. 6 years as mighty my football coach. Mighty Mites field supervisor for the Sparta Park beginning 2014. 2 seasons as OFL assistant coach

West Plains Zizzers
Head Coach - David Stuckey

Professional: Associate Pastor of Alternative Ministries West Plains First United Methodist Church

Football Coaching Experience: High School Head Coach - Bishop LeBlond, Pierce City, Santa Fe, Grandview
High School Coordinator - Buffalo, Fair Grove, Marshall Texas
Ozarks Football League - Defensive Coordinator 2014 West Plains

Houston Tigers
Head Coach - Vince McCrosky

Personal: Wife Jamminy, Daughters (Alex 20, Hannah 9)

Professional: Offensive Coordinator Houston High School
Coaching Experience 24 years

Waynesville Tigers
Head Coach - Carl Emperato

Personal: Married for 18 years, three boys ages 16, 13, 9

Professional: Warrant Officer in the U.S. Army 22 years still serving

Football Coaching Experience: 12 years, 2 years assistant coach for Pop Warner Ft. Drum, New York
8 years Head coach for the Waynesville Youth Football league
2 years assistant coach for youth baseball in Waynesville

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