ZZ 2016 MHS Coaches

Tim Anuszkiewicz, Head Coach

Coach “A-Z” is beginning his thirteenth season at Midland High and his first as the Head Football Coach following the retirement of Coach Yenzer. Coach Anuszkiewicz is a graduate of Canyon High School and a 1992 graduate of West Texas A&M University where he lettered in football for three seasons. Coach A-Z served Midland High Football as the Defensive Coordinator from 2002 – 2005 and 2012 – 2016.

He has also coached safeties, linebackers, receivers and served as the special team’s coordinator. Other coaching stops have included Borger as the Athletic Director and Head Football Coach from 2006 – 2009. Coach A-Z also has coaching stops as Defensive Coordinator at Canyon High School, Assistant Coaching position at Hereford High School, Friona High School and Bonham Junior High School.

Coach Anuszkiewicz has recently been elected to serve as a Region IV Director for the Texas High School Coaches Association by his peers. Coach Anuszkiewicz’s wife of 28 years, Crystal, is a teacher at Carver Center. They have 3 children. Jordan is married to Dillon Hilton and they reside in Beaver County, Oklahoma. They have one daughter, Harper Leigh. Caleigh Anuszkiewicz is a junior at West Texas A&M University studying Elementary Education, and Jackson Anuszkiewicz will be a freshmen at Texas A&M University.



Todd Pearson, Assistant Head Coach and Offensive Line Coach

Todd Pearson, Assistant Head Coach & Offensive Line Coach, is beginning his first season at Midland High. He is a graduate of Perryton High School, and West Texas State University.

Previous coaching stops include Kress, Canyon, Amarillo High, Kermit, Cypress Falls, Lubbock Monterey, and
Lee. Coach Pearson and his wife Kathy, have three children, Tyler, a Texas State graduate, Trent a Sul Ross State graduate, and Kinzi a freshman at Texas State.



Ector Lopez, Offensive Coordinator

Ector Lopez, Offensive Coordinator, has coached in Midland for sixteen years.  He begins his tenth year at Midland High as the new Offensive Coordinator. Ector graduated from Angelo State University in 2001. Coach Lopez also is the Bulldogs’ Assistant Varsity Basketball Coach.  His wife, Amanda, is the Head Volleyball Coach at Midland High, as well as a Spanish teacher. They have a son, Caleb, a sophomore at Midland College.

Jeff Streun, Defensive Coordinator

Jeff Streun, Defensive Coordinator, starts his 12th year at MHS in a new position as Defensive Coordinator for the
Bulldogs. He attended Hereford High School in 1984, and went on to earn a degree in Math Education from West Texas State University. Coach Streun began his coaching career in McLean, Texas. Coach Streun has also coached in Denver City, Midland-Greenwood, and in Ozona where he was the Head Football Coach and Athletic Director. Coach Streun’s wife, Becky, is employed at Zeno Office Solutions. They have two children, Hunter, a senior at West Texas State University and Jayci, a senior at Midland High School.


Mike Bettenhausen, Defensive Tackle Coach

Mike Bettenhausen, Defensive Tackle Coach, is in his fourth season for the Bulldogs. “Coach Bett”, as he is affectionately known, is also the Powerlifting coach at Midland High. He graduated from Plano Senior High School in Plano, Texas in 2003. He earned degrees in both Exercise and Sports Sciences and History at Texas Tech University while playing on the defensive line as a walk-on from 2003-2008. After graduation from Texas Tech, he served on the coaching staff as a student-assistant until the spring of 2009. Prior to coming to Midland, Coach B was the defensive line and tight end coach in Runge, Texas in 2011 and was the offensive line coach in Crockett, Texas from 2012-2013.



Mike Sadler, Varsity Receivers Coach

Mike Sadler, Receivers Coach, began hiscareer in Odessa. Mike coached at Ector HighSchool, Hood Jr. High School and at Permian High School. He has also coached at Euless Trinity High School in Euless TX, Pecos High School and Sharpstown High School in Houston. Mike came to Midland and coached at Midland High from 2001-
2007. Mike’s wife, Margaret, works at Manor Park Rehabilitation Care in the Physical Therapy Department. They have one daughter Angelica. She and her husband, Ty Williams, have a daughter, Zaylynn, and a son, Karter.


_SC88832Jeff Streun, Defensive Secondary Coach

Coach Streun is beginning his ninth year coaching Secondary for the Dawgs.  He graduated from Hereford High School in 1984.  He attended West Texas State University and graduated with a degree in Math Education.  Coach Streun began his coaching career in McLean, Texas.  Coach Streun has also coached in Denver City, Midland-Greenwood, and in Ozona where he was the Head Football Coach and Athletic Director.  Coach Streun’s wife, Becky, is employed at Zeno Office Solutions.  They have two children, Hunter – 21, a junior at West Texas A&M, and Jayci – 16, a junior at Midland  High School.

_SC88886Danny Neighbors, Defensive Ends Coach

Danny Neighbors is in his sixth year on the Varsity staff at MHS.  He graduated from Texas Tech University with a Bachelor of Science degree.  He is married to Lisa, and they have two children, Lexi, 21, a senior at Texas Tech, and Cadan, 16, a sophomore at Midland High.


_SC88711Michael Rushton, Assistant Offensive Line Coach

This is Coach Rushton’s second year on the varsity staff and his ninth year in the Midland High program (3 years at Goddard Jr. High and 4 years at Midland Freshman).  He grew up and went to high school in the Tacoma Washington area.  After serving a 2 year mission for his church in Denver, Colorado, he attended The Florida State University.  Coach Rushton and his wife, Christina, have 3 daughters.  Brooklyn 9, Aubrey and Ayla 7.

_SC88969Ector Lopez, Running Backs Coach

Coach Lopez has coached in Midland for fourteen years.  This will be his eighth year at Midland High.  Ector graduated from Angelo State University in 2001.  His wife Amanda also teaches and is the Head Volleyball Coach at Midland High.  They have a son, Caleb, 18, a freshman at Angelo State University.

_SC88983Michael Bettenhausen, Defensive Tackle Coach

Michael Bettenhausen is entering his third season on the Bulldogs’ staff.  Coach Bett graduated from Plano Senior High School in Plano, Texas in 2003.  He earned degrees in both Exercise and Sports sciences and History for Texas Tech University while playing on the defensive line as a walk-on from 2003-2008.  After graduation from Texas Tech, he served on the coaching staff as a student-assistant until the spring of 2009.  Prior to coming to Midland, Coach B was the defensive line and tight end coach in Range, Texas in 2011 and was the offensive line coach in Crockett, Texas from 2012-2013.

_SC88746Rodney Sims

Rodney Sims graduated high school at Midland Lee. He continued his education and football career at Angelo State University receiving a B.S. Degree. Rodney also received his Masters of Education from U.T.P.B.  He has coached 9 of the 18 years in the Midland School district. He will returned last season after a 6 year stay as the Offensive Coordinator at Lubbock Estacado High School. He has 2 daughters and 3 sons. Wife, Julie, is a principal at DeZavala elementary.

Freshman Coaches

Matt Medley, Rudy Hinojos, Mike Rushton, Ryan Holstrom, Ryan Hritz, Antonio Molinar