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I am originally from Rochester, New York where I was a two sport athlete in high school (basketball and baseball). I attended St. John’s University in Queens and received my bachelor’s degree in Sports Management in 2005. I then moved to South Carolina and attended the University of South Carolina where I received my Master’s degree in Physical Education in 2008. This is my 15th year in education. I spent my first 6 years in Irmo,SC  teaching Health and PE. This will be my 9th year as the department head for PE as well as the Head Boys Basketball Coach here at Westside. I have been married to the former Amanda Watkins of Starr for 14 years. Amanda is a 6th grade teacher at Pendleton Elementary. We have an 11 year old daughter (Ava), and a 6 year old son Nolan.


  • Welcome to my webpage. You will find any notes as well as study guides on here as well as on google classroom. My email address is if you need to reach me for any reason. Lets have a great year! 


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    2nd Block- Planning
    3rd Block- PE 1
    4th Block- PE 2