Faculty & Staff

Bobby Nickol

Head Football Coach
Serving STVM Since
2018

Coach Nickol brings with him 15 years of coaching experience and enters his fourth year as Head Coach for the Fighting Irish. Coach Nickol has led the Irish to the playoffs in 2019 and 2020, capturing two Regional appearances with a career record of 20-9 at STVM. 

Coach Nickol graduated from Barberton High School in 2002 and studied Secondary Education at Kent State University. He holds a Master’s in Curriculum and Instruction from the American College of Education. 

When asked, Coach Nickol commented, “I am extremely honored and excited for the upcoming season. Our history is rich and the tradition runs so deep. I am honored to be a part of the Irish family and look forward to a great year. Our guys have been working extremely hard in the off-season and I, along with my staff, are excited to take the field with them.”

Coach Nickol and his wife, Jessica Conrad Nickol VM06, have a daughter Elliana and a son, Robert, and live in Doylestown, Ohio.