LBHS Track & Field

4 months ago

Head Coach: Horace Fortenberry

Assistant Coach: James Cochran

Assistant Coach: Forrest Penton

Assistant Coach: Thomas Hanes

Horace Fortenberry

LBHS Track & Field Head Coach

James Cochran

Track & Field Assistant Coach

Coach Cochran developed a passion for shot put and discus when he was a middle school student in Memphis, TN. He had the opportunity to continue in the sport throughout his college career at Mississippi State University. After graduating, he has coached various student throwers in Mississippi and Texas and continues to compete in the sport as a hobby.

Forrest Penton

LBHS Track & Field Assistant Coach

Thomas Hanes

LBHS Track & Field Assistant Coach

Coach Hanes is a head coach for Long Beach Cross Country, and an assistant coach for Long Beach Track and Field, working primarily with long distance runners.  Coach Hanes has seventeen years of experience, with the last three years as a Bearcat.  Coach Hanes ran for Mississippi State University cross country and track teams, won two high school state championships in the 3200, and has head coached numerous regional championship teams.