2016 Coaching Staff
Coach Position Experience
Mike Neidhold Head Coach Head Coach: 2008 to 2018
Assistant: 2005 to 2007
Josh Jelinek Offensive Coordinator 2010 to 2017
Mitch Davis Defensive Coordinator 2006 to 2016
Tom Moore Quarterbacks 2013 to 2017
Tyler Thomas Wide Receivers 2013 to 2017
Ray Williams Running Backs 2007 to 2017
Weston Mason Defensive Line 2015 to 2017
Zack File Offensive Line 2016 to 2017
D.J. Search Defensive Backs 2013 to 2017
Jeff Muai Defensive Backs 2013 to 2017
Kent Kafentzis Defensive Backs 2016 to 2017
Pete Zukowski Linebackers 2015 to 2017
Pat Zuniga Freshmen 2016 to 2017
Jonathan Wright Freshmen 2016 to 2017
Derek Fairchild Freshmen 2016
Joel Teats Freshman 2015 to 2016
Joel Teats Freshmen 2015 to 2016
Bobby Weissenfels Freshmen 2016
  • 2016 Notes & Highlights
  • State Class 4A 2nd Place
  • Played Camas in the State Championship Game at the Tacoma Dome, losing 24-14.
  • Richland's second place finish in the 4A ranks combined with Kamiakin's win over O'Dea in the 3A state championship game marked the first time two Tri-City teams played for the state football championship in the same year.
  • Longest winning streak to start the season: 13 games
  • Brigham Whitby was named to the Seattle Times all-state team.