Galen Holmes
Galen Holmes
Title: Defensive Line/Special Teams Coordinator
Year: Sixth Season
Previous College: Bridgewater State '97

The 2018 campaign marks Galen Holmes’ sixth season on the Crimson and Gray staff as the defensive line coach and fourth as special teams coordinator in 2017. 

During WPI’s historic run last fall, Holmes coached Dereck Pacheco - WPI’s top career senior athlete; Luca Cerasani - 2017 New England Bowl Series MVP; and Spencer Herrington the 2017 NEWMAC Special Teams Player of the Year.  Prior to his time on Boynton Hill, Holmes coached at Division II Assumption, Nichols and scholastically at Algonquin and Weston High Schools. 

Holmes graduated from Bridgewater State with a degree in physical education with a concentration in exercise science.  He was a four-year player for legendary head coach Peter Mazzaferro.