Phone: 479-632-2168

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Degrees and Certifications:

BSE, Business Education, Arkansas Tech (2006) MSE, Educational Leadership, Arkansas State (2011) K-12 Physical Education K-12 Health Education 4-12 Business Education 7-12 Marketing Education

Mr. Cory Sturdivant

Coach Cory Sturdivant is entering his sixth year as the Head Boys & Girls Soccer Coach at Alma High School, where he started the soccer program in 2017.

Previously, Coach Sturdivant was the Head Boys Soccer Coach at Hot Springs High School, where his boys teams won back to back State Championships in Class 5A in 2016 and 2017 along with a 5A South Conference Championship.

Coach Sturdivant will be teaching business classes at Alma High School starting with the 2022-2023 school year.

He is a 2001 Honors Graduate of Ozark High School and graduated in 2006 from Arkansas Tech University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Education. In December 2011, he earned his Masters Degree in Educational Leadership from Arkansas State University.

He has been married to his wife Chelsie for 8 years. She is a K-12 Math Specialist for the Alma School District. They have two dachshunds, Opal and Otis.

Coaching Experience

Head Boys/Girls Soccer Coach
Alma High School - June 2017 to present

Head Boys Soccer Coach

Hot Springs High School - July 2011 - June 2017

Asst. Boys/Girls Soccer Coach

Dardanelle High School - June 2008 - July 2011

Coaching Accomplishments

2017 AHSCA Boys Soccer Coach of the Year
2017 NFHS Arkansas Boys Soccer Coach of the Year
2017 Arkansas Class 5A Boys Soccer State Champions
2017 5A South Conference Champions
2017 AHSCA West Boys All-Star Soccer Assistant Coach

2016 AHSCA Boys Soccer Coach of the Year
2016 Arkansas Class 5A Boys Soccer State Champions
2016 AHSCA West Boys All-Star Soccer Head Coach

2015 Arkansas Class 5A Semifinalist Boys Soccer
2014 Arkansas Class 5A Semifinalist Boys Soccer