Coach Starkey, LTHS class of '09, is in his first season as the Head Coach of the Freshman squad. Last season he was an assistant at the freshman level working as the Head B Coach. Coach Starkey also coaches varsity football for the Porters and just finished his 4th season this past fall.
Following graduation at LTHS, Coach Starkey attended St. Ambrose University playing football and earning his bachelor's degree in Physical Education. He just recently graduated from Lewis University with a Master's degree in Special Education.
Coach Starkey was just hired this spring at LTHS to teach in the Special Education department at the Central campus. He is excited to develop his players, showing them the 'Porter Way' and preparing them for the next level.
This is Coach Pro’s 2nd year coaching, and 1st at Lockport after previously coaching at Andrew High School. He played college baseball at Saint Xavier University in Chicago, where he was named 3 times to the CCAC All-Academic Team, and was a NAIA Scholar Athlete.
While at Saint Xavier, he earned degrees in Mathematics and Mathematics Education, and currently teaches in the Mathematics Department at LTHS. In addition to baseball, Coach Pro is a dog trainer, and also coaches Golf at Lockport.