COACHING STAFF

Matt Klein - Head Coach

Coach Klein was named the Head Football Coach at Blue Springs South High School in the Spring of 2019.  Coach Klein attended Eldon High School and then completed his undergraduate degree from Missouri Valley College with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Exercise Science.  Coach earned a double Master's Degree: University of Central Missouri-Master's of Arts in Teaching and William Woods University-Education Administration.  Coach Klein began his teaching and coaching career at Versailles High School for one year before moving to Pleasant Hill High School coaching LB's and as Special Team Coordinator for five years.  Coach then accepted the Head Football Coach at Knob Noster High School during the 2014 season before accepting the same position at Marquette.  His position at Marquette grew to Head Coach in 2014.  Coach is a Strength & Conditioning/Health Instructor.  Coach Klein is married to his wife Adrienne for 10 years and they have two children.  Justin 5, Lydia 3, and their third child was born in January.  

Head Coach

Mike Fansher - Defensive Coordinator

Mike began coaching varsity football at South in 1998. He is currently the Defensive Coordinator and coaches the linebackers. He has a B.S. degree in education from the University of Central Missouri (‘96) and a M.A. degree in education from Webster University (‘00).  For 13 years, he taught eighth-grade Science in Blue Springs at Georgeff-Baker and Moreland Ridge middle schools. He was the SSSP Instructor at VVHS for eight years.  In the 2017-18 school year, Mike became the In-School Detention Instructor at South.

 

Mike’s wife, Christy, is an English teacher in the Lee’s Summit School District and a proud BSS Jaguar coach’s wife.  They are the parents of Peyton (18) and Presley (13).   

Defensive Coordinator

Jamie Fournier - Running Backs

Where have you coached and for how long?

Oak Grove HS, Moreland Ridge MS, O'Hara HS, Blue Springs South High School 25 years total

Where did you go to school?

Missouri State, U Central Missouri, UMKC

What's your favorite football team?

Kansas City Chiefs

What's your favorite sports inspirational quote?

“If you want to win, do the ordinary things better than anyone else does them day in and day out.”

What do you love most about being a Jaguar?

I love the tough and scrappy underdog mentality our athletes take to the field every week.

Running Backs

Willie Horn - Safety's/Co-Defensive Coordinator

Where have you coached and for how long?

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Safety's/Co-Defensive Coordinator

Matthew Reynolds - Head Freshman Coach

Where have you coached and for how long?

William Chrisman 2001, Ruskin HS 2002-2003, Moreland Ridge 2004, Blue Springs South 2005-Present

Where did you go to school?

Mid America Nazarene

What's your favorite football team?

Seattle Seahawks                         

What's your favorite sports inspirational quote?

If you are too big to do the little things, then you are too little to do the big things.

What do you love most about being a Jaguar?

The camaraderie of the coaching staff and the level of pride exuded by past Jaguars.

Head Freshman Coach

Doug Schibi - Freshman Linebackers

Coach Doug Schibi is entering his 2nd season coaching for the Jaguars.

Coach Schibi graduated from Pittsburg State University (KS) in 2006 with a degree in Physical Education/Special Education and also played football from 2001-2005. Coach Schibi just recently earned his Master’s degree in Administration from William Woods University in 2014.

Coach Schibi will be an assistant freshmen coach and will take on the role as receivers and linebackers. Prior to Blue Springs South, Coach Schibi coached at Oak Grove High in Oak Grove, MO for 5 seasons and served on the coaching staff that won the 2014 Missouri Class 3 State title.

Coach Schibi has been married 5 years to his beautiful wife, Jessica, who also teaches 3rd grade in the district at John Nowlin. Coach also has two beautiful children, Dawson 4, and Adleigh who will turn 2 in November.

Freshman Linebackers

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Greg Smith - Quarterbacks/Offensive Coordinator

Where have you coached and for how long?

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What do you love most about being a Jaguar?

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Quarterbacks/Offensive Coordinator

Donald Horner - Assistant Coach

Where have you coached and for how long?

BSSHS 1 year(wrestling)

Where did you go to school?

Coe College

What's your favorite football team?

KC Chiefs

What's your favorite sports inspirational quote?

Most men stop when they begin to tire. Good men go until they think they are going to collapse. But the very best know the mind tires before the body and push themselves further and further. Only when all those limits are shattered can the unattainable be reached.

What do you love most about being a Jaguar?

A tradition of excellence

Assistant Coach

Brandon Dean - Defensive Line

Where have you coached and for how long?

This is my second year coaching at Blue Springs South, prior to coaching here I've coached youth basketball for the last 7 years.

Where did you go to school?

Missouri Southern State University, continuing at Western Governor University

What's your favorite football team?

Alabama

What's your favorite sports inspirational quote?

Champions aren't made in gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them-a desire, a dream, a vision. They have to have the skill, and the will. But the will must be stronger than the skill. -Muhammad Al

What do you love most about being a Jaguar?

Beating Coach Gettings offense EVERYDAY!!

Defensive Line

Connor Harris - Linebackers

Where have you coached and for how long?

2nd year coaching

Where did you go to school?

Blue Springs South and Lindenwood University

What's your favorite football team?

Arizona Cardinals

What's your favorite sports inspirational quote?

"Nothing worth having comes easy!"

What do you love most about being a Jaguar?

Being part of the football family.

Linebackers

Dan Butt - Wide Receivers

Where have you coached and for how long?

This is my second season

Where did you go to school?

Graceland University

What's your favorite football team?

Chiefs

What's your favorite sports inspirational quote?

"It takes zero talent to try"

What do you love most about being a Jaguar?

Being part of this amazing family!

Wide Receivers

Kyle Christian - Cornerbacks

Where have you coached and for how long?

3rd Year at Blue Springs South, 3rd Year Overall (1 at Southern Boone, Ashland, MO)

Where did you go to school?

Degree in Mathematics from Columbia College, Masters in Math Education at University of Missouri

What's your favorite football team?

BSS JV Football Team

What's your favorite sports inspirational quote?

"I am the master of my fate, I am the captain of my soul" -

What do you love most about being a Jaguar?

Beating Coach Gettings' offense EVERY day.

Cornerbacks

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