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Daniel Hopper – Defensive Coordinator, Tackles, SS’s

Coach Hopper has a graduate master degree from Northern Arizona University in Leadership Administration, and a Teaching Bachelors in Physical Health Education and Biology from Saginaw Valley State University in Michigan.  He teaches Human Anatomy and Physiology at Tolleson High School and is the Defensive Coordinator for the varsity.  Coach Hopper was the defensive coordinator in Kingman, AZ before coming to Tolleson in 2013; and has 9 years of coaching experience in Michigan before moving to Arizona in 2007. Coach Hopper is supported by his loving wife, Tami, and sons Xavier and Joshua.

John Alessi – Head Coach, Offensive Coordinator, QB’s, SS’s

Coach Alessi has a bachelor’s degree major in Social Science/History and a minor in secondary education from Benedictine University in Lisle, Illinois. He was the Freshman of the Year in the NAC conference and 3-time all-conference football player while he attended college. Coach Alessi played football for 15 years. He spent one year as a paraprofessional in 2014/15 at Lincoln-Way North High School in Frankfort, Illinois before earning his first teaching job here at Tolleson Union High School in the summer of 2015.

James Carver – Defensive Coordinator, RB, LB

Coach Carver has a Bachelors of Science in Business Management from University of Phoenix.  He teaches Automotive Technology at Tolleson Union High School and is the Defensive Coordinator for the Junior Varsity, Coach Carver has coached at Tolleson Union High School for the previous five years at the Freshman level.  Coach Carver is married to his loving and supportive wife, Delores and has two sons Angelo (27) and Robert (19) along with having a grandson Colton (4).

Richard Ruelas – OL, DL

Coach Rich has been a fixture in the Football Community by coaching for well over 20+ years in the West Valley. He is entering his 4th year in High School football and first year with Tolleson. Coach Rich is the OL/DL coach for this years JV team and is looking forward to working with these young, respectful student/athletes.

Born and raised in Arizona, he is married to his wife Kristina for 17 years and they have two children, Ashly and Damian. In his spare time, you can find him spending time with his family. He likes to go fishing, camping, BBQ’ing and watching College and NFL football. When and if he retires from coaching, he plans to compete in BBQ contests.

Favorite food:  BBQ

Favorite movie(s): The Godfather I, II, & III

Favorite team: Dallas Cowboys

Miguel Galindo – WR, DB

Coach Galindo has a Bachelors of Science in Secondary Education from Arizona State University.  He teaches junior and senior mathematics at Tolleson Union High School. Coach Galindo is the Wide Reciever and Defensive Back Coach for the Junior Varsity. Galindo has coached at Tolleson Union High School for the previous five years, 8 years of coaching football overall.  Coach Galindo is engaged to his loving and supportive fiance, Carmen Salinas.

***Football Camp $10

For future Wolverine 8th graders

attending Tolleson Union High School.

Tuesday May 8th

Wednesday May 9th

Thursday May 10th

5:00-7:00 pm at TUHS/CEA Practice Fields

-Bring the Parental Permission Slip form signed and $10 cash, or money order made payable to Tolleson Football on the first night of camp on the CEA fields (Northwest part of campus)

Questions contact Head Freshman Coach John Alessi via email at

john.alessi@tuhsd.org

 

May 5th will be our all sports physical day at the Avondale Phoenix Children’s Clinic (1665 N Avondale Blvd, Avondale, AZ 85392) ($15-$20)

 

Wolverine Football

“PAY THE PRICE”

Tolleson Football Summer 2018 Important Dates

Summer Important Dates for all T-Town Players:

$50 payment to receive t-shirt and shorts for summer. (THIS IS SEPARATE FROM $50 REGISTRATION FEE TO PLAY A SPORT AT TOLLESON)

Summer Strength and Speed Training starts May 29th we go Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 8-10:30 am all summer long.  Rest and Recovery week July 2nd and Return July 9th.

 

Passing

Passing at Sunrise Mountain HS dates June 11,13,18 and 20 starting at 5:30 pm ending at dark.

Address: 21200 N 83rd Ave, Peoria, AZ 85382

 

9th grade grade mandatory parent/player meeting July 26th 6:30 pm Old Main. Official practice starts July 30th

 

 

Questions contact Head Freshman Coach John Alessi via email at john.alessi@tuhsd.org

 

PLEASE follow our website:  tollesonfootball.com

It will keep you updated about important upcoming dates

 

Tolleson Football Spring/Summer 2018 Important Dates

Wolverine Nights – Mondays for all current Tolleson players that aren’t in a spring sport from 4:30-6:00 pm on game field till Spring Football starts.

Lineman Camp at Camp Tontozona April 13-15 for those that paid fee.

Spring Football

-This is mandatory for all current Tolleson Athletes that want to play football in 2018 that have made 85% of the offseason workouts or were in winter and spring sports.

Monday April 30th 4:00-6:00 pm

Tuesday May 1st 4:00-6:00 pm                                          *May 5th is Sports Physical Day.

Wednesday May 2nd 4:00-6:00 pm                                  ***Spring McDonald Card Fundraiser

Thursday May 3rd 4:00-6:00 pm                                        is done on May 12th.  Must sell 10 cards

Monday May 7th 4:00-6:00 pm                                         to get camp discount.

Tuesday May 8th 4:00-6:00 pm

Wednesday May 9th 4:00-6:00 pm

Thursday May 10th 4:00-6:00 pm

Saturday May 12th 9am – noon -Combine Day to get name on Record Board

Monday May 14th 4:00-6:00 pm

Tuesday May 15th 4:00-6:00 pm

Wednesday May 16th 4:00-6:00 pm

Thursday May 17th 4:00-6:00 pm

Passing / Big Man Dates:

May 5th Corey Peters Lineman Challenge at Discovery Park (Gilbert) starts at 9 am.  8 Players

May 18th evening and May 19th morning Passing and Big Man Tourney at Liberty High School (JV/Var).

May 29th Home Passing Night (JV/Var). Locker Room at 5 play at 6:00 pm

May 31st Passing and Big Man Tournament at Desert Ridge HS be there at 2:00 pm start at 3:00 pm (JV/Var).

June 2nd @Pioneer Park Our Big Man and Passing Tournament (JV/Var) – Meet at 2 start at 3pm -30 Teams

June 5th Home Passing Night (JV/Var). Locker Room at 5 play at 6:00 pm

June 6, 13 and 20th Big Man Challenge at Desert Edge HS (JV/Var) start at 5:30 pm

June 9th Passing and Big Man Tournament at Goldwater HS afternoon (JV/Var).

June 12th Home Passing Night (JV/Var). Locker Room at 5 play at 6:00 pm.

June 14th Home Passing Night (JV/Var).  Locker Room at 5 play at 6:00 pm

Frosh & JV (2 separate teams) Passing at LaJoya HS June 11 and 18 start at 5:30 pm and June 16 and 23 start at 8 am.

Summer Important Dates for all T-Town Players:

Summer Strength and Speed Training starts May 29th we go Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 8-10:30 am all summer long.  Rest and Recovery week July 2nd and Return July 9th.

 

Summer 10-12 grade Team Camp at Winslow High School July 18th leave in the morning and return the afternoon of July 22nd10th-12th grade mandatory parent/player meeting July 24th 6 pm Old Main. Practice starts July 25th 4:00 – 6:00 pm for all 10-12 grade players

Follow our website:  tollesonfootball.com        3/20/18