Anthony Franz

Assistant Coach/Special Teams Coordinator/Camp Coordinator/Defensive Line Coach

Coaching Background

Anthony Franz joined the Defender coaching staff prior to the 2012 season. He was a varsity assistant coach at Francis Howell North High School (Missouri) from 2006 to 2011 and assisted the varsity team. He was the assistant director of football operations and offensive line coach for the River City Rage in St. Charles, Missouri, in 2008-09. Franz was an all-conference honoree while playing at Francis Howell North High School and graduated Lindenwood University (Missouri) in 2010.

Coaching Philosophy

I coach football to make a positive difference in the lives of our players. It's my goal to help young men become responsible citizens and role models in the community.

Athletic Background

Francis Howell North High School in St. Charles, Missouri

Academic Background

B.A. Lindenwood University

M.A. Dordt College