Offensive Line Coach
Byrd joined the Pirates staff in Spring 2010 with 34 years of coaching experience. He coaches the Varsity O-Line.
He attended Eastern Oklahoma State Junior College and Southeastern Oklahoma State University. While in high school, Byrd earned four letters each in football and baseball, and he played baseball at the collegiate level.
Byrd came to Wylie after 7 years at Sherman HS. Prior to that, he coached 21 years in Oklahoma. He also coached 4 years at Gainesville.
In addition to football responsibilities, Byrd is a varsity assistant for the Pirates baseball team.
The Byrd Family consists of Coach, and wife Nancy, twin daughters, Emily Byrd and Amy Hopper and son-in-law Chris Hopper.
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