Varsity Football · Copperas Cove Hires Defensive Coordinator Gary Carpenter


Good Afternoon Bulldawg family. We would like to introduce our new Defensive Coordinator, Gary Carpenter. Coach Carpenter brings 16 years of coaching experience to Copperas Cove I.S.D. He comes to us from Woodsboro I.S.D. where he was the Athletic Director/Head Football coach. Coach Carpenter is married to his wife Bexy and they have 3 kids, Jaxon, Brooke, and Colt. Prior to coming to Cove, Carpenter coached at the 6A, 5A, 4A, and 2A levels, along with the Division 1 and Division 2 level. Coach Carpenter brings a passion for the game of football and loves working with kids.