J.T. is a three-time Orange County Track Coach of the Year (2013, 2016, 2019) and has been coaching Track and Field for 14 years. In 2014 he took over at his Alma Mater, Trabuco Hills High School, as Head Coach of the boy's team. Since then, his athletes have broken 35 grade level and 8 school records, 3 All-Time Orange County Records, and the team has been ranked #1 in Orange County for 4 different years (2015, 2016, 2018, 2020). Even with this past season cut short, the Boys team were crowned 2020 CA State Dual Meet Virtual Champions in a tournament hosted by Milesplit CA.