Rise Football Academy Staff

Our staff has the athletic background and skill to help all players grow in their skill set and become their personal best.

Johnny DuRocher

Johnny DuRocher

  • Director of Football Operations / QB Coach
  • QB for University of Oregon and University of Washington.
  • Coached at UCLA, UW, and CWU
Robert Mason

Robert Mason

  • Director of Youth Football
  • State Director for FBU Seattle
Greg Herd

Greg Herd

  • Inside Receivers Coach
  • WR for Eastern Washington University and Chicago Bears
Grant Williams

Grant Williams

  • Linebackers Coach
  • LB for Eastern Washington University
Darius Thompson

Darius Thompson

  • O Line / D Line
  • DL for Grambling State University
Collin Henderson

Collin Henderson

  • WR Coach
  • WR for Washington State University
Jeff Solomon

Jeff Solomon

  • DB / WR
  • WR for Washington State University
Demetrius Bronson

Demetrius Bronson

  • Running Backs Coach
  • RB for Seattle Seahawks, and Miami Dolphins
Marcus Yzaguirre

Marcus Yzaguirre

  • Assistant Coach
  • Athlete for Washington State University
Thomas Gomez

Danny Hawkins

  • LB Coach
  • LB for Western Washington University
Anthony Meray

Anthony Meray

  • Strength & Conditioning Coach
  • RB for Kent State University. Exercise Science Major
Darryl Hill

Darryl Hill

  • College Strength & Conditioning Coach
  • RB for Wayne State University
Thomas Gomez

Thomas Gomez

  • Offensive Line Coach
  • OL for Eastern Washington University
Jareko Taylor

Jareko Taylor

  • WR / TE coach
  • WR for Greenbay Packers
Michael Westbrook

Michael Westbrook

  • 7v7 Assistant Offensive Coordinator
  • WR for BYU
Michael Westbrook

Lee Jones

  • 7v7 Assistant Defensive Coordinator
  • DB for University of Idaho
Michael Westbrook

Kevin Moffett

  • 7v7 Assistant Offensive Coordinator

At RISE Football Academy

Our instructors have the experience and knowledge to systematically develop athletes’ progress through the strategic stages of training. Every athlete who is a part of this training program will receive in-depth, age appropriate information in the position(s) they desire to play. The academy style environment creates the ability and opportunity to push players to maximize their potential. It’s key to build every athlete in their position-specific skills, beginning from a mastery of the core fundamentals as well as tips to advance their overall abilities. This, we are sure of, is the absolute best way to prepare for the next level of competition.

Contact Us Today

All athletes, of wide ranging skill-levels and age can expect instruction that effectively covers proper technique, fundamentals and accurate information within the most up-to-date training model. Our staff has the athletic background and skill to help all players grow in their skill set and become their personal best. Contact us today to learn about our programs and how we can help your child become the best athlete they can be.