Jason RadelDirector of Football Operations/Special Teams Coordinator
Coach Radel is going into his fifth year as an assistant coach with the Trailblazers. Coach Radel is originally from Ohio where he grew up playing football and baseball. After graduating from Madison High School in Mansfield, OH, coach joined the United States Air Force. While in the Air Force he worked as a communications specialist and a Security Police augmentee.
After an Honorable discharge from the Air Force, Coach Radel moved to Kansas where his family had relocated. He worked as an Operations Manager in a corporation before deciding to become a teacher and coach.
While working on his teaching degree, he became a para-educator and football coach within the Gardner Edgerton School District. He started his career as an assistant at Wheatridge Middle School. Coach worked as an assistant coach at Wheatridge for 6 years and then moved to Trail Ridge Middle School and coached there one year.
In 2015 Coach moved to GEHS as a special education teacher, wide receivers coach, and JV head coach/offensive coordinator.
This year Coach Radel is working as the Director of Football Operations and Special Teams Coordinator for Coach Cornelsen and The Blazers.