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Coaching Staff
Robin Lynch ("Coach Lynch") - Girls Head Coach
    Contact by email:, by phone: (303)513-9085
Coach Lynch has been a teacher and Track and Field Head Coach at Centaurus High School for over 15 years. Coach Lynch started as the Throws coach while at Centaurus but has now become the administrative coach that manages the Track & Field team, schedule, release times of students, bus schedules to and from meets, and facilitates each event when needed at practice. 

Jesse Fassler ("Coach Fassler") - Boys Head Coach, Sprints & Relays Coach
    Contact by email:, by phone: (720)240-3524 
Coach Fassler was a student-athlete at Centaurus High School from 2003-2007. While attending Centaurus he competed in Cross Country and Track & Field. In his four years of competing in Track & Field, Coach Fassler qualified and competed at the 4A State Championship in the 200 M, 400 M, 800 M, 1600 M, Triple Jump, and multiple relay teams. After high school, Coach Fassler went on to compete at Portland State University in Portland, Oregon for 2 years. Coach Fassler will be going into his 5th year as the Track & Field Head Coach at Centaurus, and 3rd year as the Sprints and Relays Coach.   

Meaghan Goodman ("Coach Goodman") - Girls Distance Coach
Coach Goodman is a teacher at Centaurus High school. She was a student athlete at LaSalle University and Bishop Shanahan High school in Philadelphia, PA. Coach Goodman was a state qualifier in high school, running the 100, 200 and 400 meters. In college, Coach Goodman moved up to middle distance and focused on the 800 meters, where she finished third in the Atlantic-10 Conference. She holds two school records at LaSalle University, in the 400 and 500 meters indoors. Coach Goodman then moved to Rhode Island to train with the New England Distance Project, before moving to Colorado and joining the Centaurus staff.

Devin Rourke ("Coach D") - Boys Distance Coach
Coach D is the Head coach of the Centaurus Cross Country team and the Boys Distance coach for Track & Field. This will be his 10th season with the team. Coach D ran Cross Country and Track & Field back East where he grew up. As a coach at Centaurus, Coach D has repeatedly trained individuals and relay teams to qualify for the 4A State Championships in May.  

James Koehler ("Coach Koehler") - Jumps Coach (Long, Triple, High Jump)
Coach Koehler has been the Jumps coach at Centaurus for over 10 years. As an experienced jumper himself, his knowledge of the 3 jumps is a tremendous benefit to the student-athletes. Coach Koehler has repeatedly trained individuals to qualify for the 4A State Championships.  Coach Koehler has had a jumper compete in the State meet every season for the past 10 years.  

David Goodman ("Coach OG" (Original Goodman)) - Jumps Coach
We are happy to introduce Coach Goodman to our staff! This will be his first year with us at Centaurus and although he has a distance background, he has been around the sport of Track & Field to be able to help out in multiple events! 

Cody Walega ("Coach Walega") - Hurdles and Pole Vault Coach
Coach Walega was a student-athlete at Centaurus from 2005-2009. While attending Centaurus he competed in Cross Country and Track & Field. After high school, Coach Walega went on to compete at Colorado School of Mines in Golden, Colorado for 4 years. Coach Walega has competed in the 60mH, 110mH, 300mH, Long & Triple Jump, and Pole Vault. This will be Coach Walega 4th year as Hurdles and Pole Vault Coach. 

Samuel Estrella ("Coach Samuel") -  Pole Vault Coach
Coach Samuel was a student athlete at Centaurus from 2009-2012.  Samuel is the currently Centaurus record holder with a vault of 14-0 and placed 6th at the Colorado State Meet in 2012.  He continued to Pole Vault in college and just graduated from Oregon.  He has returned to Lafayette and will be his 2nd season coaching!

Derik Wetzel ( "Coach Wetzel")- Throws Coach
Coach Wetzel is newly hired to the staff but not new to Centaurus.  He is a former student/athlete and is a current Assistant Football and Wrestling Coach here at Centaurus.  We are lucky to have Derik join us this season.