Football Capitol Of North Carolina
RHS Football Coaching Staff
Doug Marrs Defensive Coordinator
Coach Marrs is entering his eleventh year with the Rams as Defensive Coordinator, and he works specifically with our OLBs. Coach Marrs has 42 total years of coaching experience, and he brings a lifetime of experience to the Rams after serving as the head coach at Graham High School in Bluefield, VA. He graduated from Graham High School in Bluefield, VA and went on to attend Bluefield State College. Coach Marrs was honored as the 2005 VHSL Assistant Coach of the Year and was selected as a 2006 East West football coach. Coach Marrs says "Tough love is the best love."
Erik Teague Quarterbacks / Offensive Coordinator
Coach Erik Teague coaches the quarterbacks and has spent 10 years coaching our Rams. Erik has 12 total years coaching experience. He is also a former Ram player, graduating in 2006 after leading the Rams to a State Finals Runner Up in 2006. Coach Erik Teague earned NC Preps All-State recognition in football and baseball in 2006. Erik went on to play football for Methodist and earned All-Conference recognition in 2010. He is following in his father's footsteps.
Steve Knowles Defensive Line Coach
Coach Knowles has been coaching our Rams for 35 years; his entire coaching career! He loves coaching the guys in the trenches and specializes on the D Line. He also coaches the RBs, LBs, and DEs. Coach Knowles attended Chowan College and played football on the offensive line. Coach Knowles says "I Bleed Blue & Gold!"