Head Coach William Clark
I am the Varsity Football Head Coach at Perth Amboy High School. I have served as an assistant coach for the Panthers from 2003-2012 and 2016-2018. During the 2013 and 2014 seasons, I was an assistant at Eastside High School in Paterson. As an educator and a product of this community, I am honored and proud to service the youth of our city. I was fortunate to attend the University of Virginia as a full grant winner, additionally, I completed my Teachers' Certification Program at New Jersey Ctiy University. I taught 3rd grade Resource at the Edward J. Patten Elementary School from 2015-2019. I also served as a para-professional at the Samuel E. Shull Middle School from 2004-2011.
I am a proud member of the graduating class of 1997 and a strong believer of Panther P.R.I.D.E. As a student-athlete at PAHS, I served as a co-captain during my senior year. I was member of the All-State Football team and participated in the North - South All Star Classic. Additionally, throughout my high school career, I was named to the All-Area Football Team twice, the All-County Football Team twice, the All-Red Division Football Team, the All-White Division Football Team twice.
Asst. Head Coach/Offensive Coordinator Sean Atkins
I am the Varsity Football Asst. Head Coach and Offensive Coordinator for the Perth Amboy Football team. I am a proud member of the graduating class of 2006. During my years as a student-athlete I played Linebacker and Running-Back all four year. I served as a co-captain during my junior and senior year. I was selected to play in the 2006 snapple bowl Middlesex vs Union All-Star game. Throughout my high school career, I was named to the All-White Division Football Team twice, All-County Football Team twice, All-Area Football Team once. After high school I attend Kean University were I was a three time All-NJAC team and shortly after coached at Kean University as the Tight-Ends coach from 2011 until July of 2014. Till this present day I have been coaching and mentoring young men in this community. I am also the assistant head coach for winter and spring track and the President of the Perth Amboy Red Raiders youth football program. I am also an educator in this wonderful community I currently work at WC McGinnis school as a paraprofessional. Every year my goals remain the same and that is to help our kids reach their full potential on and off the field and help them understand they represent their town, school, families and more importantly their represent their self.
Defensive Coordinator Jeremy Rosa
I am the Defensive Coordinator for the Perth Amboy Football team. I attended PAHS and graduated in 2007. During my years as a student I played Linebacker for the Panthers. From there I went to Rowan University, where I received my Bachelors of Education in 2012. Once I graduated I knew I wanted to come back to my hometown and give back to our youth. I coached Red Raiders for the 2012 football season, and from 2013-present I have had the pleasure of coaching at the high school level. Every year my goals remain the same, teach our young men how to carry themselves in their adult life and coach them up to represent themselves and this town on that field with Pride.
Special Teams (Coverage) Coordinator Michael Manfre
I graduated from John F. Kennedy High School where I played football, basketball, and baseball. I attended Kean University and was drafted during my junior year by the Cincinnati Reds to professional baseball. I am starting my 20th year teaching and coaching the Perth Amboy High School.
Special Teams (Return) Coordinator Patrick Ricks
Offensive/Defensive Line Lonnie Rawles
I am a Perth Amboy High School Alum, Class of 2011. I played 4 years of Division I Football at Bucknell University and graduated Class of 2015. I am currently in my 3rd year on the Perth Amboy Football Coaching Staff. I am working as a substitute teacher in the Perth Amboy School District. I decided to become a coach for Perth Amboy because coming from this town where there is an abundance of talent, but not enough of this town’s talent gets to achieve their full potential has always been upsetting to me. Living in town and being able to watch these young men grow into responsible and successful adults is why I give it my all to be the best coach and role model I can be to them.
Freshman Jeffrey Gumbs, Jr.
I graduated from Perth Amboy High School in 2006. While attending PAHS I played football for all four years of High School and played in the Snapple bowl All- Star game as a senior. This is my second year on the Perth Amboy Football Staff as an Offensive/Defense line coach for all levels and the Defensive Coordinator for Freshmen team.
Freshman Damon Clark
I was born and raised in Perth Amboy and graduated from Perth Amboy High School in 1997. I attended St. Peter's College on a baseball scholarship. In 2003, I began my professional career as a police officer and retired after 10 years on the force. I have worked in the district as a paraprofessional for the last 8 years. I am currently the Varsity Head Baseball Coach, the JV Basketball Coach, and the Freshman Football Coach.CONTACT INFO:Head Coach:William Clark (732) 376‐6030 Ext. 23449 firstname.lastname@example.org
Assistant Coach: Sean Atkins (732) 376‐6030 Ext. 23449 email@example.com
Assistant Coach: Jeremy Rosa (732) 376‐6030 Ext. 23449 firstname.lastname@example.org
Assistant Coach: Mike Manfre (732) 376‐6030 Ext. 23449 email@example.com
Assistant Coach: Patrick Ricks (732) 376-6030 Ext. 23449 firstname.lastname@example.org
Assistant Coach: Lonnie Rawles (732) 376‐6030 Ext. 23449 email@example.com
Assistant Coach: Jeff Gumbs (732) 376‐6030 Ext. 23449 firstname.lastname@example.orgAssistant Coach: Damon Clark (732) 376‐6030 Ext. 23449 email@example.com