Allen Lady Eagle Basketball Coaching Staff

Head Coach

 Teresa Durham

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Degrees and Certifications:

B.A. in History M.Ed. degree.

Teresa Durham

Teresa Durham grew up in Bakersfield, Missouri.  She played basketball at Oklahoma Christian College, and later transferred to Harding University where she received her B.A. in History and her M.Ed. degree.  She started her coaching career in the Klein school district as a middle school coach.  She took her first head basketball job at Kennedale.  She later moved to China Spring and won a 3A State Championship in the 2005-06 season.  After being at China Spring for ten years, she accepted a new coaching job at Copperas Cove.   Coach Durham  has also coached at Mesquite High and Waco Midway.  She accepted the position  at Allen High School in 2016.    The Allen Lady Eagles have continued to improve every season and last year the Lady Eagles compiled a 29-9 season record and were Regional Quarter Finalist.  Coach Durham  has had several district championships and numerous playoff teams.  She served as the President of TABC in 2009 and was honored by coaching in both the TABC and TGCA All-Star games.

Varsity Assistant

 Gary Trombley

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Degrees and Certifications:

B.A. in History

Gary Trombley

Originally from Florida and in middle school moved to Plano, Texas. Went to Plano Senior High School and graduated in the year 2000. Attended multiple colleges before finally transferring and finishing at Sam Houston State where I received a bachelor of arts in History with a minor in Kinesiology and Secondary Education. This will be my 8th year coaching high school girls’ basketball and my 3rd year at Allen High School. Was named the TABC 6A assistant coach of the year for the 2017-2018 basketball season. I currently teach World History at Allen High School. I have a beautiful wife Daphne and three great kids, Kali a freshman at Johns Hopkins University, Zoe a 7th grader, and the baby Blake who is 4. I love the game of basketball and love helping the kids that I have the pleasure of coaching reach their full potential on and off the court. I am extremely excited for this season and can’t wait to see how far this group of ladies can go. #Embracethegrind

Junior Varsity Coach

 Eron Sauls

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B.S. in Kinesiology M.Ed. in Athletic Administration

Eron Sauls

Eron Sauls grew up in Temple, Tx and went to Temple High School.  Upon graduating from THS, he walked on to play football at Texas Southern University  where he majored in Exercise Physiology. Coach Sauls transferred to Tarleton State University in Stephenville, Tx where he received a B.S. in Kinesiology and a Masters degree in Athletic Administration. After graduating, he took his first teaching job as a permanent substitute with coaching duties at Ford Middle School in Allen ISD. The following year he was promoted at Ford to a full-time teacher and coach.  A year later he was  promoted to teach at Lowery Freshman Center  and coach JV football/9th grade girls basketball. This is his fourth year at LFC/AHS and first as the JV girls basketball coach. Coach Sauls is very excited to see what this year has in store for him and the rest of the Lady Eagle family. 

Freshman Coach

 Shannon Howard

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B.S.E. in health and physical education M.Ed. in Sport Management M.Ed. in Educational Leadership

Shannon Howard

Shannon Howard is currently in her 5th year in Allen ISD and her 8th year overall teaching/coaching. Coach Howard is currently the Department Chair of the Physical Education department at Lowery Freshman Center where she teaches and coaches. She also serves as the district Secondary Physical Education Lead teacher.  Coach Howard played high school tennis, basketball, and track. She attended Johnson County Community College(JCCC) in Overland Park, Kansas where she played basketball for two years. She graduated with an associated degree from JCCC. She earned her B.S.E. in health and physical education from the University of Kansas in 2009. She continued her educational career at Wichita State University, where she graduated with a M.Ed. in Sport Management in 2011. Recently, she completed an additional M.Ed. in Educational Leadership from the University of North Texas in May 2018.

 

Freshman Coach

 Garrett Daniels

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Degrees and Certifications:

B.A. in Math education

Garrett Daniels

Coach Daniels grew up in Eyota, Minnesota. While attending Dover-Eyota High School, he played football, basketball, and baseball. He earned a degree in Math Education at Minnesota State-Mankato. Coach Daniels has coached for seven years and this is his sixth year at Allen High School. He teaches Geometry and Algebra at the Lowery Freshman Center. Coach Daniels and his wife, Samantha, have one daughter.

Last Modified on November 12, 2018