John Carter – Varsity Head Coach
Coach John Carter is a graduate of Round Rock High School and attended Round Rock schools while growing up. Upon graduation from high school, Coach Carter attended Texas Tech, where he played both football and baseball. After his playing days ended, he remained at Tech as a graduate assistant from 1992 – 1994. He continued his coaching career at Killeen Ellison 1994-1995 coaching football and baseball. He finally returned home and has been at Round Rock since 1995, coaching multiple sports including softball, soccer, football, and baseball. Some of his favorites include: Johnny Bench (pro-athlete), Smokey and the Bandit (movie), Hunting & Fishing, playing golf, listening to country music, Mexican food, and spending time with family. Coach Carter teaches 10th grade World History and is active in campus leadership. Teaching more than just the game and making personal connections with the players are important aspects of coaching to him. Coach Carter serves as the U.I.L. Representative of the Board for the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association and is an active member of Central Baptist Church of Round Rock. Coach Carter earned a Masters in Sports Administration as well as a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Texas Tech University. John and Seleta, a Math teacher at Walsh Middle School, have been married for 16 years have twin sons, John (8) and Mark (8).
Reynaldo Rodriguez – Varsity Asst/Pitching Coach
Coach Rodriguez was born in Austin Texas and was raised and graduated high school in Eagle Pass Texas. He graduated from Huston-Tillotson College in 2001. Rey spent his first 9 years (2003-2012) coaching at Round Rock High School (football/baseball), the next 3 years (2012-2015) at Manor High School (football/baseball) and started in 2015 back at Round Rock High School (2015). He believes in having a positive impact on people and teaching/coaching them on what he loves to do. Rey and his wife Cathy have 2 boys: Isaac (11) and Omar (9).
Jeff Kocurek – JV Maroon
Coach Kocurek’s hometown is El Campo, Texas. He played baseball at Sam Houston State University (1977). Coach K brings several years of coaching experience to the Dragon staff; 1 year at Sweeney, 2 years at Texas City, 11 years at Conroe McCullough, 9 years at Bay City, 2 years at Seguin and 13 years here at Round Rock. Coaching and teaching the players is the most important aspect of this game to him. Some of his favorites include Nolan Ryan (pro athlete), listening to the Eagles, and eating at the Saltgrass Steakhouse. When not on the field, he enjoys spending time with his family, skiing, and golf. Jeff and his wife Tracy have three daughters: Jennifer 27, Kelly, 19, and Danielle 15, and one son Kevin, 25.
Colby Elizondo – JV White Head Coach
Coach Elizondo was born in Temple, Texas. He graduated from Temple High School in 1987 and then from the University of Texas in 1995. His coaching experience includes Travis Middle School 1995-2000, Cedar Park High School 2000-2005, Salado High School 2006-2007, Temple High School 208-2011 and Round Rock High School from 2001 to present. He has two daughters Logan Raye 14, and Evan Ann 13.