LHS Athletic Coordinator and Head Coach , Chris Melson will be the first athletic coordinator and head football coach assigned to Mansfield Legacy High School.Melson comes to Mansfield ISD from Electra ISD, where he was the athletic director and head football coach of Electra High School.
The former starting wide receiver for University of Oklahoma
led Electra to the playoffs for the first time in 17 years.Prior to Electra, Melson
taught and coached football and track at Rockwall High School
for eight years.Some accomplishments at Rockwall High School
included leading the Girls Track team as District Champs for four consecutive years. Melson received his Bachelor of Business Administration, Management from the University of Oklahoma in 1992, and his certification in Secondary Education, Business at East Central University.
In addition, the Ada High School graduate led his
football team to the State Championship in 1986.