Empire prep football has a deep and venerable stable of coaches.
A number move among programs seeking new opportunities and challenges. Others are fresh to the prep ranks.
The following assistant coaching additions reflect such changes this season.
Larry Gondola: Returning as an offensive consultant and quarterbacks coach, Gondola was offensive coordinator on two Gauchos teams that reached the North Coast Section finals. He retired after another strong season, in 2009. Gondola earlier was head coach at Marin Catholic for 17 years winning three section titles, followed by a run leading the College of Marin program.