Adolphus. (Al) Matthews is in his fourth year as Head Football Coach at Hocking College. He is also the Director of Coaches and Player Personnel. Al hails from Sandusky, OH, where he attended Sandusky St. Mary’s Central Catholic High School.
Matthews is an alumnus of Hocking College and Ohio University. He has an Associate's degree in Political Science from Terra State C.C. in Fremont, OH. Coach Matthews has been the Hocking College Head Football Coach since 2015 when he started the Hawks’ athletic program.
He has 17 years of coaching experience. In the first year of the program’s history, Coach Matthews lead the Hawks to a winning record of 4-3. Matthews has a 10-year-old daughter, Bella.