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Hornet Archery

Gwen Palace

BTW Archery team group photo from state championship
BTW archery target with arrows in the center


Hornet Baseball

BTW Baseball Coach Potocnik

John Potocnik
Head Coach



BTW Baseball Coach Doctor


Jason Doctor
Assistant Coach

BTW Baseball players lock arms in a team huddle


Hornet Basketball

Hornet Cheer

Renata Ferrantino

Darron (DJ) Baker

Class of 2018 Varsity Cheerleaders
BTW female cheerleaders smile for the camera

Hornet Cross Country

BTW Track and Field Coaching Staff


Greg Nash
Head Coach

Karl Engle
Assistant Coach

Hornet Football

BTW Football Coaching Staff

Brad Calip
Head Coach


Ward White
HS Assistant Coach 

Jonathon Brown
HS Assistant Coach 

Donnte Pearson
HS Assistant Coach 

Amos Cherry
HS Assistant Coach 


Dustin Cherry
9th Grade Head Coach 

Mike Blitch
9th Grade Assistant Coach 

Mickey Collins
9th Grade Assistant Coach 

Bill Coleman
9th Grade Assistant Coach 

BTW Football team headed out of the field for game

Hornet Golf

BTW Golf Team

Hornet Pom

BTW Pom Coaches

Sarah Walker
Head Coach

TeKi Stewart
Assistant Coach


Hornet Soccer


Kasandra Embrey
Head Coach

BTW Girls Soccer Team pose with State Championship banner and trophy


Coming Soon

Hornet Swim

Adina Norman
Head Coach

Melanie James
Assistant Coach

Jenny Barcus-Schafer
Assistant Coach

Alton Wallace
Assistant Coach

BTW Swim Team poses for yearbook picture
2018 Lady Hornet Basketball Seniors and Coaches
BTW Boys Swim team holding trophy after a swim meet




Hornet Tennis

Coming Soon

Hornet Track and Field

Coming Soon

Hornet Volleyball



Ring of Honor

Hornets Ring of Honor

Coach Ed Lacy - Ring of Honor Inductee


To recognize and celebrate the accomplishments of outstanding Booker T. Washington athletes and coaches.


  1. Eligible 10 years after graduation from BTW.

  2. Must have competed and excelled in high school, college, professional or national competition either individually or with a team.

  3. Exemplified sportsmanship, leadership, citizenship and teamwork as a member of his/her respective team.

  4. Must have been in good standing in his/her sport at BTW, college or professionally and a productive member of his/her local community.


Ring of Honor Nomination Form


Honorees are inducted into the Hornets Ring of Honor during an annual ceremony in late January/early February.

State Championships

Booker T. Washington High School prides itself in being excellent in academics, athletics and community service.  During the 2017-2018 academic year, BTW brought home 4 State Championship titles in the following sports: Football, Girls Basketball, Boys' Swim, and Girls Soccer.  During the 2018-29 academic year, BTW added 3 more State Championships titles in the following areas: Academic Bowl, Boys Basketball, and Girls Soccer.

2018-19 State Championships

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BTW Athletic Director, Brad Calip speaks to reporter after State Championship win

Athletic Director

Brad Calip
Football Head Coach