Mr. Rector came to Father Ryan in 2016 to coach the Varsity Football Team. He earned both his Bachelor of Science from Bellarmine University in 1996 and his Master of Arts in History and Secondary Education from Western Kentucky University 2000. Mr. Rector is from Kentucky and played both football and baseball all through high school. He says his coaches during this time had a large impact on him and drew him to coaching. He was awarded the 2005 and 2015 Region Coach of the Year, the 2005 Tennessee Sports Writers Coach of the Year, and the Tennessee Titans Coach of the Week in 2004, 2005, 2008, and 2015.