Up Close and Personal

Derek Benton
Coaching Duties
9th Grade Assistant Coach
Additional Information

Spouse: Tracy

Children: Brendan, Madison, Mary Grace, and Sam 


  • BS University of West Georgia
  • MA Jacksoncille State University
  • Eds Lincoln Memorial University

Teaching Area

  • Health and Physical Education

Coaching Experience

  • 18 years - Grayson Football
  • 6 years - Central Gwinnett
  • 5 years - Haralson County High School
  • 1 year - Cass High School

Best Moment of Coaching: Winning State Championship in 2011 and 2016

Favorite College Team: University of Georgia

Favorite Professional Team: Atlanta Falcons