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Coach Gary Ponder has been a member of our Football Coaching Staff since 2013. He holds a Master of Education from the University of North Texas and has been in the field of education and coaching for 46 years. Coach Ponder believes that athletics provide an additional learning environment to compliment the classroom and enhance the total educational experience for students. Coaching provides the opportunity to teach valuable life skills that will benefit students a lifetime and provides an avenue for students to learn valuable life skills while having fun.