Mountain View Football Coaches
The Mountain View Football coaches have over 50 years of HS coaching experience, and over 30 years of head coaching experience. Head Coach Lou Sorrentino has 2 VHSL State championships to his name, and among the assistants, there are 4 former varsity head coaches, and a former player in the NFL. Get to know the MVHS Football Coaches!
Lou Sorrentino took over at MVHS in the fall of 2010 after being the head coach at Hylton, Culpeper and George Mason High Schools. Since his arrival at Mountain View, the Wildcats have made the VHSL Regional playoffs every season and scored their first playoff victory in school history. Coach Sorrentino has won two VHSL State Championships as a head coach.
John Robinette came to Mountain View in the fall of 2010, after being the head coach at Freedom High School in Woodbridge, VA. Since his arrival at Mountain View, the Wildcats have been represented by 6 different offensive linemen on the All-District team, and led the Commonwealth District in total offense and scoring in the 2012 season. John took the reigns as the Offensive Coordinator in the fall of 2013. Entering the 2015 Campaign, John moved to the Defensive side of the ball, filling the void left by retiring Defensive Coordinator Randy Bove.
George Coghill joined the Wildcats coaching staff in 2012 after a playing career that included All-State honors at James Monroe HS in Fredericksburg. At Wake Forest University, he was All-ACC two years in a row and a third-Team All-American in 1992. He won a pair of Super Bowl rings as a safety with the Denver Bronocs. He returned to Fredericksburg to coach at his alma mater for 5 seasons before taking a coaching job at Lake Brantley High school in Florida. He is currently in his fourth season coaching the wide receivers and kick returners at MVHS.
Bill Riddle will start his 10th season at MVHS, the first seven coaching the Freshmen team. 2013 will be his second season as the full-time defensive line coach. Prior to coaching at Mountain View, Bill coached in the Stafford County Youth leagues for 10 seasons.
Coach Campbell joined the Wildcats staff in the fall of 2013 after being the Head Coach at Riverbend High School prior. Todd and Coach Sorrentino have a history together, as Todd was the Offensive Coordinator for both of Coach Sorrentino’s state championship teams at both Culpeper and Hylton High Schools.
Coach White joined the Wildcats Staff as a JV defensive coach in the fall of 2013, and was promoted to full-time Varsity Linebackers coach in the fall of 2014. Jody, a former Marine, brings the toughness of the USMC to the position, as well as his playing experience at the University of Cincinnati.
Dan Ruppert returns in the 2015 campaign with a new role as the offensive line coach for the Wildcats. Dan has coached at MVHS since the schools opening and has recently made the switch from the perimeter players and quarterbacks to the big guys up front.