Mike Dawson

Coaching Responsibilites: Defensive Coordinator, Running backs, Linebackers

High School: Magnolia

High School Honors: All-State Football, All-State Baseball, Played in OVAC All-Star basketball game, Morgantown TD Club Player of Year, Runner-Up Kennedy Award; earned 12 letters in 4 sports; state runner-up in track in 100 and long jump

College: West Virginia U.

College Honors: Lettered 2 years

Coaching Experience: Asst. Magnolia 1983, Head coach Hundred 1984-86, Grad. Asst WVU 1987-88, WKU Def. Line 1989, Head Coach Macon Co. HS 1990-1992, White House HS (TN) Asst. 1993-2010, Head Coach Ritchie Co. HS 2011-2014

Coaching Highlights: 1997 State Championship, 3 playoff appearances in first three years at Ritchie and only playoff victory in history of county in 2013.

Family: Daughters Rachel Ramey and Megan Dawson