Coaching Staff / 2016-2017
Team: Boys Varsity Football
Position: Head Coach
Al Jones, a 1975 graduate of St. Aug, has over 30 years of experience in education, educational leadership and coaching. He will be making his second stint on the sideline for the Purple Knights. Jones was a defensive coordinator from 1981-86 before leaving for a teaching position at Frederick Douglass High School where he later became head football coach from 1994-1999. Jones’ coaching career boasts several district championships, playoff appearances and Coach of the Year awards.
Jones also played Defensive End for the Purple Knights earning All-District, All-City, All-South and All-American honors. He went on to play football at Tulane University where he was named team captain and his degree in Physical Education. Jones holds a Master’s Degree in Educational Administration from Xavier University, as well.