Each week the Lovejoy Athletic Department will feature the outstanding contributions from a member of our coaching staff. We appreciate the time, dedication, and the leadership that they invest in our student-athletes. This week’s Spotlight is on basketball and football coach Tyler Wicke. Coach Wicke is appreciated for tremendous work in and out of the classroom and on the field and court of competition.
Coach Wicke’s Biography
High School Attended: Columbus High School
College Attended: Texas State University
How many years have you coached and what schools have you coached at? Cy-Springs – 1 Year, Austin McCallum – 4 years, Round Rock Cedar Ridge – 4 years, Lovejoy – 2 years
What sports did you play in high school? Football, Basketball, Golf, Track, Baseball
What is the most rewarding part of being a coach? Working with kids in an activity they enjoy. Watching them leave and be successful in life.
What coach has left a lasting impression on you and why? Pat Honeycutt. Taught me to not take myself too seriously no matter your title or position and never be “above” any task
Who are your favorite athletes and or teams? Houston Rockets/Astros/Texans
What is on your athletic bucket list? Watch an NBA Finals Game in Houston
Congratulations Coach Wicke and thanks for all that you do for Lovejoy ISD.