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Athletics | St. Francis Private Episcopal School Houston


Meet the Athletics Team

St. Francis Director of Athletics
T. Riley, MA
Director of Athletics
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  • Former head baseball coach and assistant athletic director at St. John’s School.
  • 16+ years of experience in teaching, coaching, and athletic administration.
  • Played college baseball at James Madison University, and was a 24th round draft pick of the Texas Rangers in 2000.

St. Francis Girls Lacrosse Program Head Coach/Assistant Athletics Director Ron Robinson

Ron Robinson
Girls Lacrosse Program Head Coach/Assistant Athletics Director
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  • 16+ years of experience as a teacher, coach, and administrator. Has also coached volleyball and basketball.
  • Nearly 10 years of experience in athletic administration.
  • Graduated from Southern Nazarene University with a degree in education.


St. Francis Cross Country Program Head Coach/Physical Education Teacher Jamie Platt
Jamie Platt
Assistant Athletics Director & Director of Physical Education/Cross Country Program Head Coach
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  • 15 years coaching at the collegiate, high school, middle school, youth, and club levels.
  • Three-sport varsity athlete at Western New England University, where she ran cross country and played basketball and lacrosse; collegiate and high school Hall of Fame member.
  • Coached numerous All Americans and collegiate student-athletes at independent schools in Texas.





St. Francis Football Program Head Coach/Physical Education Teacher Charles McMillian
Charles McMillian
Football Program Head Coach/Physical Education Teacher
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  • 20+ years of college football coaching experience at Texas A&M, TCU, Navy, Boise State, Prairie View A&M, Cincinnati, Indiana, and New Mexico.
  • Played college football at Utah State. Served as team captain during senior year.
  • Has coached numerous All Americans and defensive players who have advanced to the NFL.

Doug Durkee Swimming Program Head Coach

Doug Durkee
Swimming Program Head Coach

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  • For 29 years, has taught and coached swimming for summer league, school, and USA teams.
  • Has worked full- and part-time with St. Francis Episcopal School since 1995 in teaching, coaching, and administrative roles.
  • Former athletics director who has coached football, field hockey, volleyball, soccer, wrestling, lacrosse, softball, and baseball.
  • Certified lifeguard, water safety instructor, and USA Swim Coach.
  • Attended Memorial High School and graduated from Southern Methodist University.