|Coach Sye coaches the freshman offensive line. He is in his 2nd year at Alpharetta High School. Prior to being at Alpharetta High School, James was located in Tucson, Arizona where he taught and coached at Empire High School. Aside from teaching, James has been a coach with various youth organizations while in Arizona. James will start his 7th year of teaching in the fall of 2017. He currently teaches English at Alpharetta High School.
During his younger days, James played football and wrestled at Oak Park & River Forest High School in Oak Park, IL. James received his B.A. in English with a minor in Philosophy at the University of Louisville in 2003. James has a passion for helping young adults find their way in life via hard work and education. Outside of football, James enjoys his time with his beautiful wife of 5 years and daughter.