Varsity Assistant Baseball Coach
High School: Graduated from Modesto High School, Modesto, California in 1984
College Coach Nicholson graduated from Newman University in 1991, with a BS in Physical Education and received a MS from Wichita State University in 1997.
Coaching Career: This is Coach Nicholson’s 5th year at Lovejoy ISD. Currently, he’s coaching middle school football and baseball at the high school. Prior to coming to Lovejoy, Coach Nicholson coached baseball and football at Derby High School in Derby, Kansas for 15 years. In 2001, the Derby Panthers won the 6A State Championship while Coach Nicholson worked directly with the pitching staff. After the head coach retired in 2009, Coach Nicholson was offered the job as Head Baseball Coach where he held that position for 3 years before making the transition to the Allen area.
Subject Teaching: Physical Education at Lovejoy Elementary School
Family and Hobbies: Coach Nicholson is married to Sheryl Nicholson who teaches Kindergarten at Lovejoy Elementary School. They have 6 kids, Tiffany, Ashley, Skylar, TJ, Brady and Peyton. Coach Nicholson loves being with his family and enjoys cycling and golfing.