“They don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care.”

Justin van tassel

MS Head Football Coach

Mr. VanTassel is originally from the Great Lakes State of Michigan. After high school, he attended Defiance College (OH), where he majored in Social Studies Education. While at Defiance College he was also a four-year letter winner for the football team. Mr. VanTassel has been teaching Social Studies and coaching (Football, Wrestling, and Lacrosse) since his move to Florida and has been at Maclay since 2018.