East Noble Middle School FOOTBALL
ENMS Football 2020
The Knights picked up their third sweep of the year on Tuesday night when both 7th and 8th grade teams won on the road at New Haven. Both teams are now 3-1, and host the Leo MS Lions on Thursday, September 24 at 5 PM at the ENMS Knight Field.
ENMS Coaching Staff
Matt Bennett - Head Coach
Coach Bennett is in his 9th year of teaching and coaching at ENMS, and 7th as head coach. A 2007 graduate of Central Noble High School, he was a three year starter for the Cougars at guard and center. He is a 2011 graduate of Purdue University with a degree in Social Studies Education. Bennett teaches 8th grade US History at ENMS, and also coaches track and chaperones the DC Spring Break trip. In his free time, he enjoys being outdoors, following Purdue sports, the Bears and the Cubs, history and being with family and friends.
Coach McNamara is a 7th grade teacher at ENMS. He is in his 14th year teaching and coaching, all with East Noble Schools. His wife, Amy, is a high school teacher and they have three children: Reid, Emma, and Nathan. This will be Coach Mac's 14th season on the middle school staff, coaching the offensive/defensive line. He is a fan of Oregon football and the New York Jets.
Coach Vaught is in his 7th year teaching and coaching at ENMS, and his 6th with football. When not teaching 7th grade social studies, coaching the wide receivers or calling the 7th grade offense, Vaught can be found following his beloved Cleveland sports teams and Ohio State football.
Coach Kabrich returns to the football team after several years away with family. He is a graduate of Ball State University, and has been teaching at East Noble for 22 years, currently at ENMS teaching 7th grade science. Coach Kabrich brings 16 years coaching experience to the team, having coached at KMS and ENMS in the past. He has coached several outstanding players, and is excited to be back. He will coach the defensive line and 7th grade defense. He also leads the spring break trip to Washington DC, and teaches SCUBA classes. He and his wife have two children.
Coach Field returns to the gridiron after a couple years absence to spend more time with his young children. Coach Field has been teaching language arts and social studies at ENMS for six years, and has coached football for three of those years. This year he will be coaching defensive backs, assisting with both defenses, and helping with special teams. He and his wife have two young children.
Coach Heffley is in his 4th year as a teaching assistant at ENMS, and this will be his 3rd year with ENMS football. He will be coaching linebackers and calling plays for the 8th grade defense. Coach Heffley is currently completing studies at Icy Tech, pursuing a degree in school counseling. When not coaching, he enjoys watching Michigan football, wrestling and spending time with friends and family.
Coach Hartman is in his second year with the ENMS Knights, coaching linebackers and special teams. He brings several years experience coaching in the youth leagues to the table. When he is not coaching the Knights, Coach Hartman works in investments, and enjoys time with his family, on the lake and cruising in classic cars.
Coach Cook is a familiar face to longtime Knights fan. A 2016 graduate of ENHS, Cook played offensive line for the Knights, leading the way as the Knights won the inaugural NE8 championship in 2015. Following his senior year, Cook was recognized as an Indiana All-Star. He played college football at Morehead State, where he studied computer science. Cook is back with East Noble Schools for his first year, working as an instructional assistant at Wayne Center, while helping coach offensive linemen for the ENMS team.
ENMS Football Head Coach
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Aug 25: vs. Angola- W/W
Sept 1: @ Norwell- W/W
Sept 9: vs. DeKalb- L/L
Sept 15: @ New Haven- W/W
Sept 24: vs. Leo
Sept 29: vs. Indian Springs
Oct 6: @ Riverview
Oct 13: 7th Grade Tourney Game
Oct 14: 8th Grade Tourney Game
2009: 8-0 NEIMS Champions