Greg Wood Head Varsity Football
379-4331 Cell: 815-541-3249
This is my second year as head football coach
at PBL. Overall, I have been coaching football for 25 years. I was an assistant at Loras
College in Dubuque, IA
from 1985-1996. I also was head football coach at Forreston
High School (in Forreston, IL)
from 1997-2006. I accumulated an overall record of 73-31, with 9 playoff appearances,
including a semi-final berth in 2001. Before coming to PBL, I served as an offensive
coordinator at Urbana High School
in 2007. I currently teach Physical Education at Paxton-Buckley-Loda High. I am married to Dawn and have 2 sons, Tyler
is a senior at ISU and Austin is a freshman at Parkland.
JustinKean Ass.Varsity Football
I have been coaching at PBL High School since the 2001-2002
school year. Prior to my tenure at PBL, I taught at MPW Alternative School in Washburn, IL and at the
time I coached football at El Paso High School. I am a graduate of Eureka College. My family consists of
my wife Erin and three boys, Payton, Braylen and Cohen.
Ass. Varsity Football
Overall, this will be my 15th
season coaching football. I started my coaching career at GCMS High School where I coached the freshman for 7 years. In
my tenure at GCMS we made the playoffs 4 years. Later I start to coach at Fisher High School serving as the Asst.
Head Football Coach and the Varsity Defensive Cord. While at Fisher we made the playoffs all 4 years. I also acted
as the Head Softball Coach for 3 years and the J.V. Girls Basketball Coach for 2 years at Fisher High School. I
then coached the Gibson youth football senior team for 2 years; winning the league championship and going a combined 16 -
1 in 2 years. I will be coaching my 2 year as the varsity offensive line and defensive line coach at PBL high school.
Jim Zenner JV
I graduated from ISU in 1979. I started at Paxton-Buckley-Loda High in 1980. I worked as
an assistant football coach from 1988 through 1998 as well as in 2008. I also
acted as the varsity head coach from 2006-2007. I am married to Amy and I have
a daughter Chelsea and two sons, Dakota and Andrew. I enjoy watching sporting
events as well as participating in golf.
Adam Schonauer JV FB
Paul Smithpeters Freshman
Steve Waugh Freshman Football
I am currently coaching my 3rd year as Freshman
Defensive Coordinator for the PBL Panthers. I have a combined coaching record of 14 wins and 5 losses. I
also act as the Freshman Girl's Basketball Coach, with an overall record of 15-2. I am currently employed as a paraproffessional
at PBL High. I am persuing a masters degree in Multicategorical Special Education with hopes of becoming a Special Education
teacher at PBL. I am happily married to Sharla Waugh, who is a fourth year 3rd grade teacher at PBL.
Jeff Sinn Ass. Freshman
This is my second year coaching
football at P.B.L. My coaching responsibility is to work with defensive and offensive linemen. I help with both
freshman and junior varsity line.