Scott Martin: Head Coach

Ohatchee High School, AL


Coach Scott Martin has 35 years in coaching 

28 Years as a Head Coach (8 different schools – 5 in LA / 3 in AL) 

13 Time Coach of the Year (State / County / Region / District) including 2016 ALFCA 3A Coach of the Year Playoff appearance at every school as a Head Coach 

Love the challenge as a “rebuilder” of programs: 

Ponchatoula HS (LA): 1-9 to 7-4 and District Champion 

Destrehan HS (LA): 2-8 to 4 Time Consecutive District Champion 

Neville HS (LA): 3-6 (prior) to 8-4 Regional Finalist 

Rayville HS (LA): 3-27 (prior) to 5-5 and District Champion 

Ohatchee HS (AL): 1-9 to 12-2 and State Semi-Finalist 

Coached 6 players that went on to successful NFL careers including 9 time Pro Bowl Player ED REED Runningback Coach and Special Teams Coordinator at Destrehan – 2007 5A State Champion (LA) Assistant Golf Coach – Spain Park (AL) – 2009 6A State Champion 

4 Year Football Letterman and 2 Year Golf Letterman at University of Louisiana – Monroe All-Time Leading Scorer in Football at ULM (placekicker)  

2 sons – Matthew (32) and Christopher (28)  

Spouse – Shirley A. Millwood 

EXPERIENCE and ACCOMPLISHMENTS / AWARDS 

ALABAMA 

2014 – Present Ohatchee High School, Ohatchee, AL 

Head Football Coach 

(2017) 3A Region 5 – 3rd Seed (Playoffs) – (8-3) 

(2016) 3A Region 5 – 2nd Seed (Playoffs) – (12-2) Semi-Finalist 

 ALFCA 3A Coach of the Year 

3A Region 5 – Coach of the Year 

 All-Calhoun County (Small Schools) – Coach of the Year 

Pigskin Prep Round-up Coach of the Year 

FNN Coach of the Year 

(2018) 2A Region 6 Coach of the Year / Region Champions – (11-1) 

(2019) 2A Region 6 Coach of the Year / Region Champions – (10-1) 

(2020) 3A-Region 5 Champions (Tri) – (11-2) 

FNN Finalist for Coach of the Year 

2012 – 2013 Hillcrest High School, Tuscaloosa, AL  

Head Football Coach / Head Golf Coach  

(2013) 6A Region 5 – 4th Seed (Playoffs) – (5-6)  

(2012) 6A Region 5 – 3rd Seed (Playoffs) – (7-4)  

2011 – 2012 Pell City High School, Pell City, AL  

Assistant Football Coach / Runningbacks  

(2011) 6A Region 7 – (6-4)  

2009 – 2011 Calera High School, Calera, AL  

Head Football Coach / Middle School Athletic Director  

(2010) 4A Region 3 – 4th Seed (Playoffs) – (6-5)  

(2009) 4A Region 3 – 2nd Seed (Playoffs) – (8-3)  

  

2008 – 2009 Spain Park High School, Hoover, AL  

Assistant Football Coach – Wide Recievers/Tight Ends  

 Assistant Golf Coach – Class 6A – STATE CHAMPIONS 

LOUISIANA 

2007 – 2008 Destrehan High School, Destrehan, LA  

Assistant Football Coach – Special Teams Coordinator / RB  

STATE CHAMPIONS – CLASS 5A (15 – 0)  

2002 – 2006 Ponchatoula High School, Ponchatoula, LA  

Head Football Coach / Head Golf Coach  

2001 – 2002 Rayville High School, Rayville, LA  

Head Football Coach / Athletic Director  

 (2001) 2A District 2 - Coach of the Year / District Champions (Playoffs) - (5-5)  

 2000 – 2001 Neville High School, Monroe, LA  

Head Football Coach / Athletic Director  

 (2000) Northeast Louisiana Coach of the Year Finalist / Regional Finalist (Playoffs) - (8-4)  

1995 – 1999 Destrehan High School, Destrehan, LA  

Head Football Coach 

 (1999) 5A District 6 - Coach of the Year / District Champions / Bi-District Finalist (8-3)   (1998) 5A District 7 - Coach of the Year / District Champions / Quarter Finalist (9-3)   (1997) 5A District 7 - Coach of the Year / District Champions / Regional Finalist (10-2)   (1996) 5A District 6 - Coach of the Year / District Champions / Regional Finalist (8-4) 

1990 – 1995 Ponchatoula High School, Ponchatoula, LA  

Head Football Coach  

(1994) Bi-District Finalist (7-4)  

(1993) 4A District 12 - Coach of the Year / District Champions / Bi-District Finalist (7-4)  

1988 – 1990 Woodlawn High School, Shreveport, LA  

Assistant Football Coach  

(1989) Offensive Coordinator / Offensive Line / 5A District 1 Champions  

(1988) Offensive Line / 5A District 1 Champions 

1986 – 1988 Winnfield Senior High School, Winnfield, LA  

Assistant Football Coach  

(1986 & 87) Running backs and Defensive Backs / Bi-District Finalist (86, 87) 

1985 – 1986 University of Louisiana, Monroe, LA (Northeast La. Univ.)  

Graduate Assistant Football Coach  

Offensive Receivers / Offensive Line  

1980 – 1984 University of Louisiana, Monroe, LA (Northeast La. Univ.)   (1981, 82, 83, 84) Football Letterman / All-time leading scorer (place kicker)   (1984, 85) Golf Letterman  

EDUCATION 

1980 – 1985 University of Louisiana - Monroe, LA (Northeast Louisiana University)  BS DEGREE / PHYSICAL EDUCATION (also MATH CERTIFICATION) 

PERSONAL  

 Birth date – August 3, 1962 (58) 

 Spouse – Shirley A. Millwood 

 Children - Matthew (32), Christopher (28)