Phone: 859.381.4920 ext. 40072

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Mr. Nick Payne

Head coach

Mr. Payne joined the coaching staff in 2008 as assistant coach, and in 2011, led the junior varsity team to the district championship.  He became the head coach in 2012, and led the varsity team to their third district championship.  Under Mr. Payne's leadership, the team had undefeated seasons in 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017, winning four consecutive regular season district championships, as well the district playoff championship in 2012, 2016, and 2017.  Mr. Payne played fullback at Thomas More University, and is the varsity defensive coordinator.


Phone: 859.381.4920 ext. 40044

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Mr. Steve Railey

Assistant coach

Mr. Railey joined the coaching staff in 2010.  Prior to coaching at EJH, Mr. Railey six years for the YMCA and Lexington Youth Soccer Conference.  In addition, he coached two years for youth football.  He coached a youth team to the Fairfax County (VA) Championship.  As the junior varsity coach, he has led the team to five district championships, including two undefeated seasons in 2016 and 2017.  Mr. Railey currently serves as the offensive coordinator for the varsity team.


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Mr. Patrick Dove

Assistant coach

Mr. Dove joined the coaching staff in 2021. 


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Mr. Wayne Bragg

Assistant coach

Mr. Bragg joined the coaching staff in 2018.


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Mr. Brent Busson

Assistant coach

Mr. Busson joined the coaching staff in 2018.