Coaches

MCA Head Coaches
 CortneyFiller11 Track & Field

Cortney Filler is a 2005 graduate of Anthony Wayne High School and a 2008 graduate of Word of Life Bible Institute.  She was in her third season coaching track and field and has also coached varsity boys soccer at MCA. In addition to coaching, Cortney works for JDM Custom Impressions, Inc. and enjoys being a mom to her son, Jackson. She attends Monclova Road Baptist Church with her husband, Joshua, where she serves in the nursery ministry. Cortney is a huge fan of the University of Michigan!

Email: cortney.filler@gmail.com

 JoshFiller14 Track & Field & Varsity Girls Basketball Assistant 

Joshua Filler is a graduate of Word of Life Bible Institute and of Cedarville University. He has three years of coaching experience with track and field, soccer, and JV/varsity boys basketball. He was in his third season coaching track and field at MCA and is in his first season assisting the varsity girls basketball team. In addition to coaching, Josh is a teacher at MCA. He attends Monclova Road Baptist Church with his wife, Cortney, and son, Jackson, where he serves in the nursery ministry. In his spare time, he enjoys watching sports and assisting Word of Life missionaries with local events.

Email: j.filler@monclovabaptist.org

 BenKeiser14 Jr. High Boys Basketball Coach

Ben Keiser Ben is a 2011 graduate of MCA and a 2013 graduate of Thomas Edison State College. He is currently earning his Masters of Arts in Theological Studies from Liberty University Online. He has coached boys basketball for three years at MCA and is in his second season as head coach of the Jr. High boys team. In addition to coaching, Ben is employed at Monclova Road Baptist Church as a pastoral assistant. He attends MRBC and is involved in the college & career and teen ministries. He enjoys music, watching classic movies and filmmaking in his spare time.

Email: bkeiser@bex.net

 ElizabethKeiser14

Jr. High Girls Basketball & 5th-6th Grade Volleyball

Elizabeth Keiser is a 2013 graduate of MCA. She coached the 5th-6th grade girls volleyball team in the fall and is currently in her first season as head coach of the Jr. High girls basketball team. In addition to coaching, Elizabeth is earning her BA degree in Communications from Thomas Edison State College. She attends Monclova Road Baptist Church and serves in the AWANA, College & Career, music, and nursery ministries. She enjoys shopping and baking in her spare time.

Email: ekzebra13@bex.net

 AllisonCousino14

Jr. High Girls Volleyball Coach

Allison Cousino is a 2008 graduate of MCA, where she played volleyball and basketball for the Thunder. She is a 2012 graduate of Bethel College with a BA in Exercise Science. This was her second year coaching volleyball at MCA. Alli is in the EMT-Basic program at Owens Community College and runs her own eBay business. She attends Monclova Road Baptist Church and enjoys scrapbooking, garage saling, working out, and time with family and friends.

Email: allison.meiring@gmail.com

EliseMetzger13

Varsity Girls Cheerleading Coach

Elise Metzger earned her BA in art education from Bowling Green State University and her masters degree from the University of Toledo. She is in her second year as head coach of the cheerleading squad. Elise is the art teacher at MCA and has been teaching art for over twenty-five years. She attends Toledo Calvary Church with her husband, Dave, and son, Luke. In her spare time, Elise enjoys gardening and reading.

Email: e.metzger@monclovabaptist.org

 BethPatterson14

Jr. High Boys Soccer

Beth Patterson is a graduate of Emmanuel Christian High School and was in her first season as head coach of the Jr. High boys soccer team this year. Outside of coaching, Beth is the director of the MCA IMPACT program. She attends Monclova Road Baptist Church with her husband, Darrell, and five children, and serves in the AWANA ministry. In her spare time, Beth enjoys baking, cake decorating, and being a mom.

Email: bethpatterson7@yahoo.com

 DarrellPatterson14

Varsity Boys Soccer

Darrell Patterson is a graduate of Emmanuel Christian High School. He is in his first season coaching the varsity boys soccer team this year and has also coached the Jr. High boys at MCA. Outside of coaching, Darrell works as a bricklayer for Spartan Construction. He attends Monclova Road Baptist Church with his wife, Beth, and five children, and serves in the AWANA ministry. In his spare time, Darrell enjoys hunting and raising animals for food.

Email: darrellpatterson7@yahoo.com

 OscarVelazquez14

Varsity Girls Basketball

Oscar Velazquez is in his twelfth season of coaching basketball at MCA, and this is his fourth season as head varsity girls coach. During his time at MCA, he has also coached Jr. High and JV/varsity boys. Oscar is a graduate of Hyles Anderson College and an assistant pastor at Monclova Road Baptist Church. He heads up the Reformers Unanimous, nursing home, and Young at Heart ministries. He also serves in the jail ministry and teaches Sunday school.

Email: o.velazquez@monclovabaptist.org

 ChadWalters14

Varsity Boys Basketball

Chad Walters is a 2001 graduate of the University of Toledo and is in his fourth year coaching the Varsity boys at MCA. He has also coached the JV boys at MCA, assisted the Varsity boys team at Central Catholic, and coached freshman basketball at Bowsher High School. Chad is the Athletic Director at MCA and is a self-employed landscape care provider with Yards Made Simple. He attends Monclova Road Baptist Church with his wife, Courtney, and two daughters.

Email: c.walters@monclovabaptist.org

 AnitaWilliams14

Varsity Girls Volleyball

Anita Williams is a graduate of the University of Toledo School of Nursing and a graduate of Springfield High School.  She has ten years of coaching experience and was in her tenth season coaching volleyball at MCA. Anita views coaching as a mentorship position that allows her to inspire and motivate young girls and teach them to see God in every area of life and to follow His ways. In addition to coaching, she attends Toledo Calvary Church with her family and is a homeschool mom of seven kids.

Email: anitakay66@gmail.com

 AllysonWyatt14

5th-6th Grade Girls Basketball

Allyson Wyatt is a 2008 graduate of Whitmer High School and a 2013 graduate of Bowling Green State University, where she earned her BA in Statistics and minored as an intervention specialist. She is in her second season coaching the 5th-6th grade girls basketball team at MCA. In addition to coaching, Allyson is a teacher at MCA. She attends Monclova Road Baptist Church with her husband, Eric, and serves in the AWANA, Nursery, and Sunday school ministries. She loves sports and enjoys shopping and baking in her spare time.

Email: a.wyatt@monclovabaptist.org

 EricWyatt14

5th-6th Grade Boys Basketball

Eric Wyatt is a 2009 graduate of Angola High School (IN) and a 2014 graduate of Ohio Northern University, with a BA in Accounting. He has four years of coaching experience with JV/varsity baseball. Eric is in his first season coaching the 5th-6th grade boys basketball team at MCA. In addition to coaching, Eric works as an accountant for Alex Products, Inc. He attends Monclova Road Baptist Church with his wife, Allyson, and serves in the AWANA and nursery ministries.

Email: ewyatt33@gmail.com

 

 

MCA Assistant Coaches
HannahCramer14

Jr. High Girls Basketball

Hannah Cramer is a 2006 graduate of MCA and a 2009 graduate of Thomas Edison State College. She has eight years of basketball coaching experience at MCA with both Jr. High and varsity girls. In addition to coaching, Hannah is the graphic designer at MRBC, an academic coach for CollegePlus, and a private piano teacher. She attends Monclova Road Baptist Church with her husband, Ben, and daughter, Ashlyn, where she serves in the teen, music, and nursery ministries. She enjoys scrapbooking, interior design, and baking in her spare time.

 CorinneIffland14 5th-6th Grade Girls Volleyball
 DaveMetzger Varsity Boys Basketball
MikeNagle14 5th-6th Grade Boys BasketballMike Nagle is a graduate of Bob Jones University. He has six years of coaching experience, coaching both JV boys basketball and 5th-6th grade girls basketball. Outside of coaching, Mike is the quality manager at Basilius, Inc. He attends Monclova Road Baptist Church with his wife, Jennifer, and three children, where he serves in the nursery and AWANA ministries. Mike enjoys time with his family and collecting sports cards, and he is big fan of the Washington Redskins.
 KaylaPIttenger14

Varsity Girls Volleyball

Kayla Pittenger is a 2008 graduate of Sylvania Southview High School, where she played four years of volleyball. She is also a 2012 graduate of Mt. Vernon Nazarene University. She was in her second season assisting the varsity volleyball team and has also assisted the Jr. High team. In addition to coaching, Kayla works as the graphic designer and customer support team leader at Your Marketing Works. She attends Church of the Cross in Toledo.

 

 

 

MCA Head Coaches

Varsity Boys Basketball Coach

Neil is a graduate of Cedarville University and the principal of Monclova Christian Academy. He has nine years of coaching experience with JV/Varsity basketball. Neil has been involved in Christian education for twenty-two years, eighteen of which have been in some form of administration. Outside of the school, he is actively involved at Monclova Road Baptist Church (MRBC) with his wife, Leslie, and children, Zach and Carleigh.

Email: n.black@monclovabaptist.org

Varsity Girls Cheerleading Coach

Mrs. Crystal Bunts is a graduate of Lee University and is currently enrolled in the Masters of Education program at Cedarville University. She stepped in for her first year as Varsity girls cheerleading coach during the 2010-2011 basketball season. Crystal teaches Jr. High and High School English at MCA, as well as directing the MCA yearbook class and elementary library. In addition to serving at MCA, Mrs. Bunts loves being a wife to her husband David and a mom to her son Isaac.

Email: c.bunts@monclovabaptist.org