Phone: (479) 632-2168


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Mr. Derrick Haney

Coach Derrick Haney joins Alma after teaching and coaching at Brookland High school for 2 years (2019-2021).  He will be teaching 8th grade History and coaching Jr. High Football and Track.  During his time at Brookland, he taught 7th and 8th grade History and was an assistant football and baseball coach.  

Prior to Brookland High School, Derrick was a Defensive Quality Control Coach at Arkansas State University from 2014-2019.  During his tenure, he saw the Red Wolves go to 4 Bowl Games and win 2 Conference Championships.  Derrick also witnessed history when one of the defensive lineman broke an NCAA record with 42 sacks in a career.

Derrick was a graduate of Arkansas Tech University in 2014, earning a Bachelor of Science in History.  While in college, he was a volunteer coach at Van Buren High School for 3 years.  Prior to volunteering at Van Buren, he was a volunteer coach at Charleston High School for 2 years.

Derrick was a 2010 graduate of Charleston High School.  

Derrick was married to his wife Harlee in 2016 and has 1 little boy named Reeve who was born in 2019.