Camden Wildcat Coaching Staff

Bob Sphire - Head Coach

Spouse: Marian

Children: Danielle & Hayden

Grandchildren: Gigi

Hometown: Brandenburg, KY

High School: Meade County High School (KY)

College: Eastern Kentucky University & Western Kentucky University

Teaching Area: Physical Education

Coaching Experience: 35 years of coaching experience (28 as Head Coach)

Career Record: 282 Wins-93 Losses

2017 - Present: Head Coach, Camden County High School

2006-2016: Head Coach, North Gwinnett High School - 2007 & 2013 State Finalist

1991-2006: Lexington Catholic High School - 2005 Class AAA State Champions

2004-2006: Head Coach, Lexington Horsemen - Indoor Football Franchise

2002-2003: Assistant head coach/ defensive coordinator, Lexington Horsemen

1989-91: Head Coach, Knott County Central, Hindman, KY

1985-89: Assistant Football Coach, Meade County High School, Brandenburg, KY

1983-85: Assistant Football Coach, West Hardin High School, Elizabethtown, KY

1981-82: Graduate Assistant Football Coach, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY

1979-1980: Assistant Football Coach, Fairdale High School, Louisville, KY


Other Info

• 2007 & 2013 Georgia Class AAAAA State Runner-up

• Ranked No. 2 in final Associated Press State Rankings – 2007 & 2013

• Ranked No. 2 in final Atlanta Journal-Constitution Rankings – 2007 @ 2013

• Georgia AAAAA State Quarterfinals – 2006, 2008, 2009, 2011

• Georgia Region 7-AAAAA Champions – 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014

• 2009 Coach of the Year – Region 7-AAAAA

• 2008 Coach of the Year – CAST-Sports.com

• 2007 Coach of the Year – Atlanta Area Football Officials Association

• 2007 Coach of the Year – Georgia Football Magazine

• North Gwinnett ranked as high as No. 11 nationally in USA Today Super 25

• Created Progressive Football Challenge in 2008 – a regionally televised national football doubleheader featuring Central Gwinnett vs. Mainland, FL and North Gwinnett vs. Byrnes, SC (ranked No. 1 in USA Today). The 2009 event featured Central Gwinnett vs. Byrnes and North Gwinnett vs. Prattville, AL and 2010 event featured North Gwinnett vs. Bob Jones, AL and Grayson vs. Spain Park, AL.

• Named Touchdown Club of Atlanta Georgia Coach of the Week on Sept. 6, 2010 following North Gwinnett’s victory over Crenshaw (Ca.) in the ESPN/RISE High School Football Showcase on ESPNU

• Named Touchdown Club of Atlanta Georgia Coach of the Week on Sept. 3 2012 following North Gwinnett’s victory over Colquitt Co. in the Ga Dome Corky Kell Classic Game

• 2010 Offensive Coordinator GACA North vs South Game

• 2011 Offensive Play Caller for Georgia Rising Senior All Star Game

-2012 Army All-American Game Assistant Coach (Offensive Line)

-2013 Army All-American Game Head Coach (East Team)

-2014 Army All-American Game Assistant Coach (QBs)

Shawn Jackson - Offensive Coordinator

Spouse: Abbie

Children: Cole, Kellen, and Cooper

Hometown: Hayti, MO

College: Arkansas State, 2004

Years at Camden: 1

Years Coaching: 16

David Shores - Defensive Coordinator/Safeties

Spouse: Alison

Hometown: Eclectic, AL

College: Auburn University, 1999

Years at Camden: 1

Years Coaching: 17

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Greg Slattery - Offensive Line

Spouse: Terri

Children: Zach, Kate, Abby

Hometown: Manchester, GA

College: University of Georgia, 1993

Years at Camden: 13

Years Coaching: 23

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Jereme Vendette - Head Athletic Trainer

Spouse: Lynne

Children: Trey, Tyler

Hometown: West Palm Beach, FL

College: Salisbury University, 1995

Years at Camden: 20

Years Coaching: 22 as Certified Athletic Trainer

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Cedric A. Corse - Inside Linebackers

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

College: Mississippi State University, 1989

Years at Camden: 14

Years Coaching: 28

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Donald Green - Defensive Backs

Spouse: Regina

Children: Vakaria, Amya, Talia, Sean

Hometown: White Oak, GA

College: Morgan State University, 2001

Years at Camden: 15

Years Coaching: 15

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Corey Wilson - Outside Linebackers

Spouse: Megan

Children: Sarah-Beth, CJ

Hometown: Snellville, GA

College: GC&SU, 2010

Years at Camden: 7

Years Coaching: 11

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Jeremy Scott - Running Backs

Spouse: Mandy

Hometown: Pembroke, GA

College: Valdosta State University, 2009

Years at Camden: 5

Years Coaching: 9

Matthew Mays - Defensive Line/Strength & Conditioning

Spouse: Casey

Children: Mike, Maggie, and Ella

Hometown: Knoxville, TN

College: Liberty University, 2003

Years at Camden: 1

Years Coaching: 14

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Bill Brown - Offensive Line

Spouse: Dana

Children: Brynn and Gracelyn

Hometown: Kingsland, GA

College: Georgia Southern University, 2008

Years at Camden: 11

Years Coaching: 11

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Nathaniel Trull - Kicking Coach

Hometown: Kingsland, GA

College: Georgia Southern University

Years at Camden: 7

Years Coaching: 7

Terry Humphrey - Defensive Line

Spouse: Kim

Children: Steven, Brooke, Cameron

Hometown: Titusville, FL

College: UCF - 1980

Years at Camden: 3

Years Coaching: 18

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Derek Chastain - Linebackers

Spouse: Julie

Children: Haley and Will

Hometown: Madison, GA

College: University of Georgia, 2002

Years at Camden: 10

Years Coaching: 16

Drew Anthony - Special Teams Coordinator, Inside Receivers

Spouse: Lyndi

Children: J.T., Abi, and Nate

Hometown: Marietta, GA

College: University of Georgia, 1996

Years at Camden: 1

Years Coaching: 24

Major Herron

Spouse: Leah

Hometown: Camden County

College: Lenoir-Rhyne, 2012

Years at Camden: 2

Years Coaching: 6

Mitch Belker - Receivers

Spouse: Amanda

Children: Kinsey

Hometown: Ash Grove, MO

College: Missouri State University - 2013

Years at Camden: 2

Years Coaching: 8

Bill Forman - Outside Linebackers

Spouse: Amy

Children: Connor, Nate

Hometown: Dallas, TX

College: Missouri Valley College - 1995

Years at Camden: 2

Years Coaching: 22

Chris Walley - Wide Receivers

Spouse: Casee

Children: Marissa, Jayden

Hometown: Tallahassee, FL

College: Norfolk State University - 2011

Years at Camden: 2

Years Coaching: 5

Dan Matthews - Inside Wide Receivers

Spouse: Michelle

Children: Josiah, Kaleb

Hometown: Milaca, MN

College: Northwestern College, 2005

Years at Camden: 1

Years Coaching: 11