Welcome to Athens Basketball

  • Athens High School Basketball has long history of sucess in our programs. Our program includes Varsity, JV and Freshman teams for both boys and girls. Our goal is help our student-athletes become better people, students and players. Tryouts are held in the spring of each school year.

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Varsity Boys Basketball Coach

 Stace Tedford

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Stace Tedford

I am very excited to be a part of the AHS Golden Eagle Family. I have been the Head Basketball Coach at AHS since 2009. Over the years our teams have competed at a high level across the state. We have made several trips the regional tournament and finished ranked in the top 10 several times. Our goal as a coaching staff is to help yourng men grow and improve as people, students, citizens, and players. Over the years our players have spent time voluntering in the community and local elementary school. We have several players currently and in the past playing college basketball at every level from JUCO to Professionally. 

Varsity Girls Basketball Coach

 Eddie Murphree

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Eddie Murphree

Greetings! I am currently in my 23rd year as an employee in Athens City Schools.This will be my 17th year as Head Women's Basketball Coach.I am a Athens High school class of 1991 graduate.I am married to Kristie Morgan Murphree a 1996 graduate of Athens High School.Kristie is the Librarian at Brookhill and is the Dance team coach for the Athens Middle and Athens High School squads.We have two children Morgan who attends Athens Middle school and is a member of the Dance team and James who attends Athens Intermediate School and is football and basketball manager.James also plays baseball,football,and basketball.We are a very busy family but we are active members of First Baptist Church in Athens and are involved in our community.Both of my parents were employees in Athens City Schools:Garland(Julian Newman and coaching duties throughout Athens city)Nancy(Julian Newman).Kristie's mother -Pam is 5 th grade teacher at Athens Intermediate School.We are very invested in Athens City Schools and are happy to be involved in Athens and Limestone County.

JV BOYS BASKETBALL COACH

 Bradley Willis

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B.S. Health and Physical Education (2008), University of North Alabama

Bradley Willis

I'm Bradley Willis and I am the Assistant Varsity/Head JV basketball coach here at Athens High School. I am originally from Florence, AL and I love spending time with my family, sports, and the outdoors. I have been married to my beautiful wife Cayce (who is also a teacher/coach at West Morgan) for 10 years and we have 2 gorgeous daughters...Brynlee Faith and Kylyn Hope. I am proud to be a member the Athens City Schools family!

Coaching Experience
Head Middle School/Assistant Varsity Basketball Coach - Mars Hill Bible School (2004-2008)
Head Middle School/Assistant Varsity Baseball Coach - Mars Hill Bible School (2004-2008)
Assistant Varisty Basketball Coach - Elkmont High School (2008-09)
Assistant Football/Basketball/Baseball Coach - Discovery Middle School (2009-2012)
Head JV/Assistant Varsity Baseball Coach - Athens High School (2012-16)
Head JV/Assistant Varsity Basketball Coach - Athens High School (2012-present)

 

Assistant Coaches

  • Eddie Groves      Jake Herrera      

    Eddie Groves                          Jake Herrera

     

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