East Noble Middle School FOOTBALL
ENMS Football 2017
The Knights had another great season this year! The 7th grade team finished 4-4 and 5th in the conference, including winning 4 of their last 5 games. They are already excited and ready to work hard to compete for a championship next fall. The 8th grade finished 6-2 and 4th in the conference. They were 11-5 in their middle school careers. The coaches thank them for two tremendous years of hard work and exciting games, and wish them the best in high school!
ENMS Coaching Staff
Matt Bennett - Head Coach
Coach Bennett is in his sixth year of teaching and coaching at ENMS, and fourth 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 sports, history and being with family and friends.
Coach McNamara is a 6th grade teacher at Avilla Elementary School. He has been working with 6th grade students for the past eleven years, all with East Noble Schools. His wife, Amy, is a high school teacher and they have three children: Reid, Emma, and Nathan. Reid is a graduate of East Noble and is currently attending Ohio Tech in Cleveland, OH, studying diesel mechanics. Emma is a junior at ENHS and Nathan is a 5th grader at St. Mary’s School. This will be Coach Mac's 11th season on the middle school staff and he has enjoyed it very much.
Coach Field is in his fourth year teaching 7th grade social studies at ENMS, and his third year coaching football for the Knights. A native of Goshen, Indiana, Rory is a graduate of Bowling Green State University. He and his wife have two young children. Outside of coaching ENMS' defensive backs and teaching, Rory enjoys spending time with his family and following sports.
Coach Wait returns to the Knights for his third year coaching linebackers. He is a 2009 graduate of Central Noble High School, where he was an All-NECC linebacker for the Cougars. He is starting his first year as PE/weight lifting teacher at ENHS, as well as coaching track. In his free time, Wait spends time with friends and loves classic video games.
Coach Vaught is in his fourth year teaching and coaching at ENMS, and his third with football. An avid sports fan, Vaught brings several years coaching experience to the Knights. When not teaching 7th grade social studies or coaching the wide receivers, Vaught can be found following whatever sports happen to be in season.
ENMS Football Head Coach
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Aug 22: @ Angola- W
Aug 28: vs. Norwell- W
Sept 6: @ DeKalb- W
Sept 12: vs. New Haven- W
Sept 19: @ Leo- L
Sept 26: @ Indian Springs- W
Oct 3: vs. Riverview- W
Oct 10: 7th Grade vs. Harding- W
Oct 11: 8th Grade @ Riverview- L