Coaching Staff

Michael Burrell

Men's Varsity Head Coach

Michael Burrell

Coach Burrell is in his sixth year as the Men's head soccer coach at Collins Hill High School. He has a cumulative record of 66-40-3 at Collins Hill reaching the state finals in 2013. He spent his previous six years at Dacula high school as the head coach for the Falcons. He led the Falcons in 2010 to their first ever region championship and sweet sixteen of the state playoffs. He also served as head coach for the South Gwinnett Comets for three seasons before his tenure at Dacula High School. Before coming to Gwinnett County, Coach Burrell spent three years as the head coach for the Griffin Bears making it to the state playoffs his first two seasons.

Coach Burrell is a graduate of Georgia Southern University (1997) where he also played college soccer. He was named Southern Conference Goalkeeper of the Year and Third Team All South in 1997. He captained the Eagles to the first ever national ranking during the 1997 season. He earned his Bachelor’s in Science with an emphasis in Biology. He currently teaches Oceanography. Coach Burrell also earned his Master's in Secondary Science Education from Piedmont College. He has a wonderful wife, Jaclyn, and two children Jackson and Kaitlyn.


Josh Chase

Men's JV Head Coach

Josh Chase

Coach Josh Chase is a graduate of Collins Hill High School. He has a Bachelor's degree in English from Georgia Gwinnett College, and is currently working on his Master's Degree in teaching from West Georgia University. Coach Chase currently teaches Resource Language Arts in the Special Education Department. He has been on the soccer coaching staff for 4 years and this is his 3nd year coaching the Junior Varsity team.


Jamie Gleeson

Men's Varsity Assistant Coach

Jamie Gleeson

Coach Jamie Gleeson is entering his second season at Collins Hill High School as the Assistant Coach for the Boys Varsity team. Coach Gleeson graduated from the University of North Georgia in 2015. He played 4 years of collegiate soccer as a part of the UNG Men's Soccer Program, appearing in 62 matches for the nighthawks tallying 6 goals and 4 assists. He earned his Bachelors in Science with an emphasis in Mathematics and currently teaches Algebra 1 and Algebra 2 at CHHS. Coach Gleeson holds a USSF National C License and NSCAA Goalkeeping License 1 & 2 and coaches club soccer at United FA.


Bryhan Alonzo

Men's Varsity Assistant Coach

Bryhan Alonzo

Bryhan played & graduated from Dacula High School in 2009. He Played for Coach Burrell his entire High School soccer career. After high school, Bryhan went on to play college soccer for Andrew College & graduated with an Associate's Degree in Athletic Training. He is currently also coaching at GSA (Gwinnett Soccer Association). He holds a US National D Coaching License. Also a personal soccer trainer at Toca Norcross. Bryhan is in his third year as an assistant coach for the varsity and Junior Varsity men's program.


Jeff Tinklepaugh

Women's Varsity Head Coach

Jeff Tinklepaugh

Coach Tinklepaugh returns for his 15th season with Collins Hill soccer, and his 11th season directing the Varsity Girls program. Prior to coming to Collins Hill, he worked with the boy's programs at Dacula and Central Gwinnett High Schools where he was a part of several runs through the playoffs, making it as far as the Semi's with Central Gwinnett. In addition, to coaching high school soccer, Coach Tinklepaugh was the Academy Director for Dacula Soccer Club from 2009 to spring of 2012.  Currently he heads up the Junior Academy program at GSA-North and the 9U age group.  He holds his NSCAA Advanced National Diploma, USSF National Youth License and NSCAA High School Diploma. Coach Tinklepaugh received Coach of the Year honors from the Gwinnett Goal Club and was the Gwinnett Daily Post Girls AAAAAA Coach of the Year in 2011 and he was Coach of the year for Region 7-AAAAAA 2015. He has led the CHHS girl's program to the State playoffs every season since taking over the program, and to a region 7-AAAAAA championship in 2011 and region 6-AAAAAAA championships 2016 & 2017. In 2015, CHHS Varsity Girls made it to the Elite 8, in 2016 to the Final 4 and 2017 to the Elite 8.

 


Patrick J Carroll

Women's JV Head Coach

Coach Carroll is in his first year coaching soccer at Collins Hill High School. Coach Carroll previous coached soccer at Chattahoochee High School in Alpharetta, Ga. At Chattahoochee Coach Carroll was the Head JV Boys coach and also assisted with the Varsity Boys. Coach Carroll was a part of the 2011 State Championship as well as 2 Region Titles while assisting with the boys soccer team. Coach Carroll was also apart of a Football State Championship Team while teaching and coaching at Chattahoochee High School. Coach Carroll teaches Physical Education/Health at Collins Hill High School and is excited to be apart of a great program such as Lady Eagles Soccer Program. GO EAGLES!