2019 Coaching Staff

2019 Coaching staff

Front: Troy Morris, Chris Aycock, Jeff Arnette, Ross Walker, Nick Belyew
Back: Thomas McCarter, Heath Hover, Luke Wagner, Evan Butcher, Avery White, Joe Outlaw.
Not pictured: Jeffrey Abraham

Head Coach Arnette, Paige, Kennedy, and Jackson

Head Coach Jeff Arnette

In his 29th year of coaching 18 of those have been as a Head Coach. He is in his 10th year at SFHS. A graduate of Tennessee Tech in Cookeville, TN he is married to Page Nix, a UGA graduate. They have two children, Kennedy 15 and Jackson 11.

Coach Troy Morris

In his 10th year at SFHS he is Assistant Head Coach, Offensive Coordinator and Quarterbacks Coach.

He teaches mathematics and weight training and is married to Jeanette. They have 4 children, Cal 20, Drew 18, Gavin 16, and Clara Jean 14.

Coach Ross Walker

Defensive Coordinator and Defensive Line Coach. He is in his 6th year at SFHS.

Coach spent 8 years as an assistant at Forsyth Central High School. Married to Michelle Dill Walker they have 2 children, Nathan 12 and Jack 7.

Coach Avery White

Offensive Line Coach and 9th Grade Head Coach he is in his 3rd year at SFHS.

He earned Bachelor in History and a Master of Arts in Teaching from Mercer University where he was a 5 year player.

He is married to Kelsey White

Coach Heath Hover

Special Teams Coordinator and JV Head Coach. Tight ends and Tackles coach. He is in his 10th year at SFHS.

He is a 4 year Letterman at Gardner Webb University and former High School player under Coach Arnette at Elbert Comprehensive H.S.

He is married to Ashley Hover.

Coach Chris Aycock

Running Backs Coach. He is in his 6th year at SFHS, 24th overall.

He is a graduate of Georgia College where he earned Master and Specialist degrees. He is married to fellow Georgia College graduate and South Forsyth High School Teacher Jessica Coleman Aycock. They have 2 children, Cole 19 and Cade 13.

Coach Nick Belyew

Wide Receivers Coach. He is in his third year coaching at SFHS.

He is a former SFHS player and holds a Bachelor in Logistics and Intermodal Transportation from Georgia Southern University.

Coach Luke Wagner

Cornerbacks Coach. He is in his 3rd year coaching at South.

As a player won the 4 A State championship. Holds both a bachelor’s and a master’s degree from Georgia College and State University.

He is raising a 3 year old SFHS Therapy dog named Chief.

Coach Joe Outlaw

Safeties Coach. This is his 5th year coaching at SFHS.

A 2011 graduate of South Forsyth. He holds a B.S. in Special Education from Georgia College and State University.

He is married to Tori Outlaw. They have a daughter, Tatum Grace Outlaw, who was born in February 2019.

Coach Jeffrey Abraham

Assistant Defensive Backs and Specialists Coach. He is in his 8th year at SFHS.

He is a Senior Long Snapper Instructor with Rubio Long Snapping since 2010 and long time Assistant Head coach with youth programs in the area.

Coach is a CPA and former SFHS Touchdown Club Board Member and held the office of President from 2009 thru 2011.

He is married to Laura Abraham. Their son Jake Abraham 25 is a SFHS graduate who played for Georgia Southern University.

Coach Thomas McCarter

Inside Linebacker Coach.

Coach McCarter is in his 1st year coaching football and his 2nd year coaching baseball at SFHS.

He earned his B.S in Exercise Science from Georgia College and State University in 2016 and is a NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist.

Coach Evan Butcher

Outside Linebackers Coach in his 1st year at South Forsyth.

He comes to SFHS from Edmund Burke Academy where in 2018 he was Wide Receivers and Secondary Coach as well as Head Varsity Basketball Coach.