Freshmen Football Coach
Cantu joined the Pirates staff in 2009.
He graduated Cum Laude with a B.A. in History from Texas Tech University. Before heading to TTU, Cantu played baseball while attending Collin County Community College. He grew up in Rowlett and attended Garland Lakeview Centennial HS where he lettered in baseball.
With 15 years coaching experience in freshmen football and varsity baseball, Cantu began his career at Lubbock Estacado HS in 1999 before joining the staff of his high school alma mater in 2003. He coached at Sachse HS from 2005 until arriving in Wylie.
Cantu and wife Melinda have four sons; Jaden (age 6) and twins Jax and Jace (age 4) and Jett 1.
PIRATE'S GOLD: Play every Game like it's you’re your last!