Degrees and Certifications:
Charlie McFail, Football Head Coach
Coach McFail has been head coach of the Tigers football team since 2017. A Smith-Cotton alumnus, he was a linebacker and kicker for the Tigers during his high school days. He played defensive line at Missouri Valley College in Marshall for four years, earning many honors including National Defensive Player of the Week and honorable mention All-American. He also played for the Sedalia Minutemen and Mid Missouri Outlaws arena football teams. He also has served as an assistant football coach at Missouri Valley.