2014 Football
Record: 6-1 Home: 4-0 Away: 2-1 MSC: 3-0
Coaches
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Bill Cronin
Head Coach- 18th Season

Record at Georgetown (years):  162-40 (17 years)

Coaching Record (years):  162-40 (17 years)

Education:

  • Bachelors, Indiana University 1978
  • Masters of Science & Secondary Education, Ball State University

Coaching Experience:

  • Head coach Georgetown College, 1997-present
  • Head coach Madison Central High School, 1993-'96
  • Assistant coach Georgetown College, 1982-'93
  • Assistant coach Anderson College, 1981-'82
  • Head coach Camrel Junio High, 1978-'81

Family:

  • Cronin's wife Ellen, also an Indianapolis native, is a retired physical education teacher at Anne Mason Elementary School in Georgetown. The couple have three sons, Kevin, a graduate from Eastern Kentucky University and currently a merchandiser for Ale 8 One; Chris, a professor of economics at Notre Dame; and Cory, a graduate assistant at Middle Tennessee State University. Ellen and Bill became first-time grandparents with the birth of Oscar Cronin in 2014 to Chris and his wife Jennifer.

Contact:

Milestones:  American Football Coaches Association Board of Directors, 150 wins in 15 seasons and five games, 100 wins in less than 10 full seasons (2006), 7-time MSC Coach of the Year, 2-time NAIA National Champion, 2-time NAIA National Runner-Up, winningest coach in Georgetown history, in the Top 5 for active coaches in wins with 162, No. 2 nationally in coaches for win percentage at .802, 2-time NAIA Coach of the Year, 2011 AFCA NAIA Region 1 Co-Coach of the Year, 2012 AFCA NAIA Region 1 Coach of the Year

 
Bruce Owens
Assistant Coach- 24th Season

Assistant Head Coach, Defensive Line

Education:

  • BS in business administration from Georgetown College, '86
  • Master in secondary education from Xavier University, '89 

Coaching Experience:

  • Georgetown College defensive line coach, 1987-'92
  • California University of Pennsylvania linebackers coach, 1993-'96
  • Georgetown College assistant head coach and defensive line coach, since 1997
  • Coached multiple All-Americans, dozens of All-Conference players, and four NAIA All-American Scholar Athletes
  • Career record as assistant coach 189-80
  • Record at Georgetown College 179-44

Recruiting Area:

  • South central Kentucky, western Kentucky, Nashville

Family:

  • Wife, Kathy, sons, Sean (22) and Connor (19)

Contact:

Milestones: Assistant coach at Georgetown College when head coach Kevin Donley and head coach Bill Cronin reached career 100th victory; assistant coach for three NAIA Coach of the Year award winners; 14 Mid-South conference titles; 34 NAIA National Championship playoff post season games with a 23-11 record; five National Championship games; three National Championships
 
Eddie Eviston
Assistant Coach- 2nd Season

Education:

  • Bachelor of science from Georgetown College, '02

Coaching Experience:

  • Georgetown College Offensive Coordinator, 2013-present
  • Newport Central Catholic HS Head Coach, 2010-12
  • Newport Central Catholic HS, Quarterbacks/Secondary Coach, 2006-09
  • Thomas More College, Quarterbacks Coach, 2005
  • Norwood HS (Cincinnati), Quarterbacks Coach, 2003

Recruiting Area:

  • Northern Kentucky to eastern Kentucky, Cincinnati east, Knoxville

Family:

  • Wife, Selina; daughter, Hadley (5); daughter, Harper (3); Dani, (5 months)

Contact:

  • Email: eddie_eviston@georgetowncollege.edu
  • Phone: 502-863-7942

Milestones: Two-time national champion as quarterback at Georgetown College, two-time state championship for Newport Central Catholic as head coach

 
Shan Housekeeper
Assistant Coach- 7th Season

Defensive Coordinator

Education:

  • Graduate from Georgetown College 2003

Coaching Experience:

  • Georgetown College Defensive Coordinator/Strength Coach, 2010-present
  • Georgetown College Defensive Line/Strength Coach, 2008-2010

Recruiting Area:

  • Central Kentucky east, Louisville, Columbus

Family:

  • Wife, Tabitha Kelly; son, Zaden; son, Zyler

Contact:

  • Email: shan_housekeeper@georgetowncollege.edu
  • Phone: 502-863-7944
 
Brian Landis
Assistant Coach- 13th Season

Defensive Backs/Recruiting Coordinator

Education:

  • BA in business administartion from Georgetown College, '01
  • MA in education from Georgetown College, '07

Coaching Experience:

  • Georgetown College defensive backs, 2006-present
  • Georgetown College safeties, 2005 GA
  • Georgetown College assistant linebackers, 2004 GA
  • Georgetown College student assistant on defense, 2001

Recruiting Area:

  • Cincinnati to south Dayton, central Kentucky (Lexington and south), central Florida

Family:

  • Wife, Ashley; son, Parker (4), son, Jack, (2)

Contact:

Milestones: Played four seasons as a safety for the Tigers; 41-8 career record; played in two national title games; was captain of 2000 National Championship team; named defensive MVP of national title game; during that span the Tigers won the conference title three years in a row; in 2001 was a graduate assistant for the 2001 National Championship Tigers; played one season as a member of the 2004 Lexington Horseman arena football team as a defensive back before coming back to the Tigers as an assistant coach for the 2004 season when the Tigers were national semifinalist; served as safeties coach 2005 then named secondary coach for the 2006 MSC Championship Tigers; currently serves as recruiting coordinator and secondary coach for the Tigers. 

 
Marty Park
Assistant Coach- 15th Season

Wide Receivers
Alma Mater:  Georgetown College '99
Family Information:  Park works as the Chief Information Officer for the Clark County School District and has taught undergraduate and graduate classes at Georgetown as an adjunct professor. He is married to Leah Coey Park, who is a human resources manager for Host Communications/Triple Crown Media.  They have a two daughters and a son.

 
Clyde McConnoughhay
Assistant Coach- 15th Season
Fullbacks and Tight Ends
Alma Mater:  Georgetown College '60
Family Information:  Outside of football, McConnaughhay devotes his time to both family and church. He and his wife Dawne, a retired teacher, have two sons and daughters-in-law, Ryan and Nicole McConnaughhay and Ross and Laryssa McConnaughhay and two grandsons, Kaden and Tate.
 
Dwayne Ellison
Assistant Coach- 11th Season

Defensive Assistant/Kickers and Punters
Alma Mater:  Campbellsville University '97
Family Information:  The Fleming County native and his wife Crissy, also a teacher in the Scott County school system, have a daughter, Riley, and a son, Charlie.

 
Jake Hallum
Assistant Coach- 1st Season
 
Nathan Peniston
Assistant Coach- 6th Season


Offensive Skill/Wing Backs

Education:

  • Henry County High School, 2002
  • BA in Journalism and Minor in Physical Education from Eastern Kentucky University, 2007
  • MA in Special Education from Georgetown College, 2011

Coaching Experience:

Georgetown College

  • Offensive Skill/Wing Backs, 2012
  • Rookie Offense, 2009-12
  • Offensive Scout Team Coach, 2009-11
  • Assistant Wing Backs, 2011
  • Assistant Wide Receivers, 2010
  • Assistant Wing Backs, 2009
  • Assist Special Teams: Punt/Kickoff Return
  • Coached two all-conference players

Affiliations

  • Georgetown College Speed and Individual Football Camp since 2009
  • Co-Head Coach, Offensive Coordinator in 2010 Elite Sports King Kamehameha Football Classic at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, HI

Contact:

  • Email - nathan.peniston@scott.kyschools.us

 
Chad Spencer
Assistant Coach- 2nd Season

Tight Ends Coach

 
Matt Byrd
Assistant Coach- 2nd Season
 
Daryl Cains
Head Equipment Manager- 2nd Season
 
Jordan Oppenheimer
Student Assistant- 2nd Season
 
Joe Peak
Student Assistant- 2nd Season
 
Alex Connelly
Student Assistant- 2nd Season
 
Rachel Hall
Manager- 3rd Season
 
Alex Moak
Manager- 2nd Season
 
Samantha Gillingham
Manager- 2nd Season
 
Grace Buchanan
Manager- 1st Season
 
Taylor Whittle
Manager- 1st Season
 
Hannah Shelton
Manager- 1st Season
 
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