Meet Our Coaches

David Martin

CHS Head Baseball Coach

Coach Martin went to school and graduated from Warren County High School in 1997 where he was all district in district 7AAA as a 2nd baseman. He signed with Jackson State Community College after high school and graduated with an Associate's degree. He was a 2 year starter at 3rd base and was All Conference his sophomore year where he hit .367 and 6 homeruns. During his 2 year tenure at Jackson State Martin hit a total of 4 grand slams. In 2000, Martin signed at Middle Tennessee State University. During his 3 year stay at MTSU, arm injuries hampered his career by having 3 straight season ending arm surgeries. Martin turned down a professional baseball opportunity to begin his teaching and coaching career in his hometown. In 2004, Martin graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Physical Education/Health from MTSU. He worked as an assistant to Warren County High School from 2004-2007 while teaching in Warren County School System. In 2010, Martin took the Head Coaching baseball position at Warren County Middle School where he coached for 4 years. During his tenure, Warren County Middle School compiled a total of 48-17 record with 1 regular season championship and 1 conference tournament championship with 3 straight trips to the championship game. In 2015, Martin was hired as the Head Baseball Coach at Coffee County High school and teaches Health and Physical Education at the High School. Martin finished his 6th season as Head Baseball Coach for the Coffee County Central High School Red Raiders and finished with an 21-11 record and was 1 game short of a trip to district championship and a region birth. Last season marked the first time Coffee County had a 20 win season since 2010.  His 5th year never happened because of Covid-19 and the season was shut down. Martin's grandfather (Jack Martin), is a former college baseball coach at Jackson State Community College. He held the record for the highest winning percentage for the state of Tennessee in community college. Jack Martin was elected to the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame in 1992 with the class featuring Johnny Majors and Wilma Rudolph. Martin looks to his grandfather as a mentor and a person he values as a human being and says his grandfather had a huge impact on who he is a person and coach. Martin has 3 children by names of Caroline, Jax, and Blakely and is married to Tenara Martin who teaches in Warren County School System.
Coach Martin

Doug Greene

CHS Head Football Coach

Coach Green started his coaching career at Cheatham County in 1992, and then was hired as the Head Baseball Coach at Coffee County and Assistant Football Coach.  He left Manchester and coached Defensive backs at Riverdale under Gary Rankin.  Later he went to Blackman and was Defensive Coordinator.  He coached Defensive backs at University of West Alabama and later served in the same capacity at Carson Newman under Hall of Famer Ken Sparks as well as being the Special Teams coordinator.  He served as Defensive Coordinator at Ooltewah two different times making the semifinals twice and averaging 10 wins per year over a 15 year period.  He served a 2 year stint as Head Coach at Rhea County as well and was the Defensive Coordinator in the TN East-West  All Star Football game in 2019.  Coach Greene currently serve as a TACA All Star game administrator and was named the Defensive Coordinator of the Year 3 times.

Becky Behrendorff

CHS Head Swim Coah

I am currently the Head Swim Coach at the High School.. I have been with the HS since the 2018-2019 swim season.. A long with that, I am coaching for the Manchester Makos Swim Team and the 2 Middle School Teams, Westwood and Coffee County. I have 2 boys who keep me very busy. My husband, Tim, teaches and coaches Basketball at West Middle School in Tullahoma. As well as the school and club team, I run my own business, teaching swim lessons year round.

In the past, I have taught Elementary School here and overseas in Australia and New Zealand. I also swam in college at Gardner-Webb University in Boiling Springs, North Carolina. Prior to college, I swam for the Tullahoma Swim Club and THS, graduating in 1999.
Becky Behrendorff - Swim Coach

Joe Pat Cope

CHS Head Girls Basketball Coach

Coach Cope graduated from White Co High School in 1988. He gained a Master's in Physical Education from Tennessee Tech University and began his coaching career at Chattanooga Notre Dame. Coach Cope then coached at Lebanon for 2 years before taking over as the Head Girls coach at Dekalb County. Cope Cope took a program that had gone 22-259 including 0 district wins in 10 seasons and took them to a region-semi in his first season, then won 20 games or more his last 4 seasons there including a school record 24 wins in his last season. Coach Cope then went to Ole Miss for a season on the Girl's Basketball staff. Coach Cope came to Coffee County in 2017 and has won 4 District Championships in 4 seasons including going 12-0 the last 3 seasons in district 8-AAA. Cope has compiled a 108-15 record at Coffee County and says this is where he will retire. Coach Cope is married to Keri Cope and they have 3 children Reagan, Kera Jo and Tulsa. Coach Cope loves to listen to music, play sports and is an avid trivia player.