Coach Crowl has spent twenty-nine years coaching high school football. His first four were at Marcos De Niza in Tempe and the past 25 years at Desert Vista. Currently, he has coached both the freshman and JV levels. He has been an offensive and defensive coordinator and most recently has served as the head JV coach for the past 23 years. Also, Coach Crowl is the head Varsity Softball coach as well the Freshman Wrestling coach and teaches in the school’s PE department.
Coach Crowl earned his BAE at Arizona State University where he worked as an equipment manager with the football team and other athletic programs. He has a Masters degree in Educational Leadership from Northern Arizona University. He has taught Physical Education for nine years in the Kyrene School District and works with Coach C in the summer weight training programs. Coach Crowl and his wife, Sam, have two children: Johanna, twenty-one-year-old, is a senior at American University and graduate of Desert Vista High School in 2017 and James, nineteen years old, who is a freshman at Northern Arizona University and also a graduate of Desert Vista High School in 2020.