Magnolia High Names Craig Martin as New Head Coach

As associate head coach, he helped direct a record setting offensive that was 55-15 in the last five seasons and played for the 5A Division I State Championship in 2014 and 2016.

"I’m very excited and honored to be named the head football coach at Magnolia High School. I very much look forward to getting to know the students, staff, and faculty and getting to work! I’m humbled to be given the opportunity to be a part of all the great things going on at Magnolia High School and Magnolia ISD," stated Martin.

Martin’s coaching career began at Killeen ISD. He was the head baseball coach at Ellison High School for five years, winning a district championship in 2006, along with two playoff appearances. In 2011, he joined Temple as the head baseball coach winning a district championship in 2015.

Martin had a short stint with the Milwaukee Brewers in 2001. He graduated with his bachelor's degree from the University of Texas at Arlington and earned his masters of education from Texas A&M Commerce. Martin and his wife Susan have two children, Emily (12), and Brewer(6) and are excited about being a part of the Magnolia community.