Coach

Alison Wright
Head Varsity Football Cheerleading Coach

Coach Wright is in her eleventh year as Head Cheerleading Coach at St. Pius X. Mrs. Wright currently coaches the Varsity Football Cheerleading squad and coached Varsity Basketball and Competition Cheerleading for many years prior. A 2001 SPX alum, Alison was also a member of the Cheerleading Program when she attended high school. In addition to coaching cheerleading at SPX, Mrs. Wright is also a CrossFit trainer and is an avid tennis player. She currently teaches AP Psychology and Sociology in the Social Studies Department and is a member of GHSA and GCCA. Coach Wright married her husband Richard (SPX '99) in 2016, and the couple currently resides in Brookhaven with their furry child Hershey.

Coach Wright attended Vanderbilt University for B.S. degrees in K-8 Education and Child Developmental Studies. She continued her schooling at The University of Georgia, where she obtained her M.Ed. in Social Science Education and Gifted Education and then completed her Ed.S. degree in Educational Leadership at Kennesaw State University. For two years, Coach Wright taught third grade at Holsenbeck Elementary in Winder, GA and coached cheerleading squads at Winder-Barrow High School.

 


Lauren Coumes
Assistant Varsity Cheerleading Coach

This is Coach Coumes' first year working with the Varsity Football Cheer squad. She currently teaches English I and English II CPA, and also serves as a moderator for Sophomore Council at SPX. Originally from New Orleans, LA, Ms. Coumes is in her second year teaching at St. Pius X after teaching for six years in Catholic high schools in Louisiana. She graduated with a Bachelor's degree in English Secondary Education from Louisiana State University in 2012.

Sarah Morgan
JV Football Cheerleading Coach

This is Coach Morgan's third year coaching the JV football squad for the St. Pius X Cheerleading Program. In high school, she helped coach 8th Grade cheerleading. As a 2011 St. Pius X alum, Coach Morgan was a five-year member of the cheerleading program, serving as a captain for her eighth grade, freshman, and varsity squads. She was a competitive dancer for 18 years and a part of the dance department at St. Pius X. Outside of cheerleading, Coach Morgan have been teaching at Christ the King School since 2015. She graduated from the Auburn University in 2014 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Elementary Education and married her husband Anthony in 2018.

Rachel Baer​
Freshman Football Cheerleading Coach

This is Coach Baer's second year coaching  for the freshman football cheerleading squad.  A 2011 St. Pius X alum, she was involved in the cheerleading program for four years in addition to participating in the dance program and student council. She graduated from The University of Alabama with a Bachelor's degree in elementary education and is currently teaching fourth grade at Christ the King School. Coach Baer is excited to be back at St. Pius X helping with the fantastic cheerleading program.