James Woodard attended Louisiana State University and received his degree in English. He was a powerlifter for the Tigers. Woodard went on to The University of North Texas where he earned both a Masters in English as well as a Masters in Education.
Woodard’s coaching background includes teaching and coaching soccer at Tomball High School as well as coaching powerlifting. He became the head soccer coach at THS for two seasons. Woodard holds a USSF National D License and a NSCAA Advanced National License. Throughout his career, Coach Woodard has led his teams to compete in various playoff seasons. This is Woodard’s 10th season as Head Men’s Soccer Coach at TMHS.
Coach Woodard’s wife, Allison, is an athletic trainer at The John Cooper School. They have three daughters, Savannah 8, Makenna 5, and Paisley 2.