Middle School Coaches

CO-ED CROSS COUNTRY and Track & Field

Head Coach: Tyler Haughness
Tyler has been coaching at Shining Mountain since 2010. He has a great approach and bases his coaching on having fun first. “I stress controllable outcomes, and learning from experiences during competition as well as practice.” Other coaching experience includes revolution-running coaching adults in running and Multisport. He has also been a running coach for first descents a nonprofit for marathon and half marathon training. “This in addition to working with youth has been the joy and passion of my life.”

Assistant Coach:  Open Position

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL

Head Coach: Open Position

Assistant Coach: Denise Topping
Denise recently resigned for her management job to get back in the classroom and on the court.  Denise has a Master’s degree in Secondary education with an emphasis in History.  Denise has taught at Fort Lupton High School, for the St. Vrain public school district and at Boulder High.  She has been an assistant coach for the middle school volleyball team and looks forward to the head coaching role.

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Head Coach: Denise Topping
Denise recently resigned for her management job to get back in the classroom and on the court.  Denise has a Master’s degree in Secondary education with an emphasis in History.  Denise has taught at Fort Lupton High School, for the St. Vrain public school district and at Boulder High.  She has been an assistant coach for the middle school volleyball team and looks forward to the head coaching role.

Assistant Coach: Open Position

BOYS BASKETBALL

Head Coach:  Michael Janzen

Assistant Coach:  Andy Horning