Issaquah High School Freshmen Football
700 2nd Avenue SE
Issaquah, WA 98027
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This is Coach Betz’s second year coaching football at Issaquah High School and his third year working at the high school. Previous to Issaquah high school coach Betz helped with his old high school team Cascade, in Leavenworth WA helping to coach the running backs and linebackers.
This year Coach Betz is helping with the freshman team and coaching the Linebackers and running backs. Jonathan is also a teacher at the high school and teaches sports medicine and health classes. Jonathan recieved his undergraduate training in athletic training from Washington State University and then went on and did another year of graduate school at WSU to get his Masters in Teaching.

Position: QB's, Wide Receivers, Defensive Backs


Mark graduated from Issaquah High School in 2004. He was the quarterback for back to back Kingco champion teams in 2002 and 2003. He was selected as First Team QB, Kingco Offensive Player of the Year, and All State his senior year. He holds numerous passing records at Issy. In 2004 he was member of the State Champion baseball team, and was selected Kingco First team 2b and Second team All-State 2b.

After High school Mark went on to play football and baseball at Santa Rosa Junior College in Northern California. He was a member of the 2005 State Champion baseball team. In 2006 he led JC quarterbacks in QB rating throwing for 3500 yards and 35 touchdowns.

After receiving AA from SRJC Mark transferred to Washington State University, earning his degree in liberal arts in 2008. He then began his career at Nordstrom and is now the Logistics Manager at their Northgate store.

Mark is a passionate and dedicated coach whose main focus is building young athletes to be committed, hardworking, and competitive athletes on and off the field. He wants his players to have fun, compete at the highest level, and improve every day. He hopes to make a difference in young athlete’s lives and in their game, like so many of his coaches did throughout his career. 

Position: Strength Coach

Coach D is committed to providing a safe, fun and disciplined approach to team training. Our program development works in close relationship with the schools, coaches and administration to develop a very specific training plan for your student athletes. If the expectations of our program are met by participants, athletes will gain improvements in athleticism and team synergy.

Thank you Issaquah HS football program for your continued trust in allowing Coach D to train and coach your student athletes!

Issaquah Eagles Varsity
700 2nd Avenue SE
Issaquah WA 98027
Phone: 425-837-6006
A.D.: Luke Ande
Principal: Andrea McCormick
Coach: Buddy Bland