Coach Mike Pierce begins his third year as Life School’s Junior High Football and Basketball Coach and teaches 7th grade & 8th-grade A.V.I.D.(Advancement Via Individual Determination). Mike became an educator in public schools in Tyler, TX after 20 years in the business industry. Mike is the husband of Kassie, a management analyst, and the father of four children, (Sydney, Kolton, Truitt, and Taylor).
A native of Littlefield, TX, Mike graduated from Wayland Baptist University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Education/Fitness Management.
Coach Pierce was an all-south plains athlete in high school where he played football, basketball, tennis, and golf and went on to play college football.
He believes in helping students reach their goals through hard work and sacrifice.