Scott Cooley - Defensive Line

Scott Cooley

Hometown: San Ramon, CA

High School: California High School

College: Montana State

Degree: Bachelor of Arts in Special Education K-12 and Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education

Coaching History:

  • 2017 - USA U19 National Team Defensive Line Coach-North American Championship
  • 2011 - Present - Defensive Line Coach - Bishop Gorman
  • 2009-2010 - Defensive Tackles coach - Bishop Gorman
  • 2008 - Defensive Tackles Coach - California High School
  • 2007 - Frosh O-Line and D- Line - California High School, San Ramon, CA

Coaching Accomplishments:

  • 2014, 2015, 2016 - National Champions, NIAA State Champions, Sunset Southwest League Champions, 
  • 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 - NIAA State Champions, Sunset Southwest League Champions,
  • 2008 - North Coast Section Quarter finalist – California High School
  • 2007 - East Bay Athletic League Champions, North Coast Section Finalists – California High School

Prominent Pupils:

Tim Wilkinson ‘10(NAU); Jaylon Jackson ’11; Jake Smirk ’13;  Isaiah Nacua ‘14(BYU); Zack Singer ‘14(Kent State/UNLV);  Noah Tialevea ’15; Haskell Garrett ‘16(Ohio State)

Personal Bio:

Coach Cooley moved to Bishop Gorman as a part of Coach Tony Sanchez’s football staff in 2009. He began playing for Dublin Youth Football League in the 5th grade and going on to play at California High where he was a standout offensive tackle, defensive end and long snapper. While attempting to walk on at UC Davis, Coach Cooley reinjured his shoulder ending his playing career. In addition to his football duties at Bishop Gorman, Coach Cooley is the Head Track and Field coach and also works as the Testing Center Coordinator.