Blue and Gold Spring | Summer 2021 Volume 2 • Issue 1 - Page 45

Raphael Johnson | Football
Defensive Line Coach
Raphael is defensive line coach . He comes to Bluefield State from Wheeling University where he was also defensive line coach .
He is a 2010 graduate of West Liberty University where he was a standout defensive lineman .
Raphael began his coaching career in 2012 at Waldorf University in Forest City , IA , where he coached both linebackers and wide receivers .
From 2015-2017 , he was an assistant coach at Bellaire Local High School ( OH ).
He then moved on to coach at Wheeling University in 2018 .
Olivia Kincaid | Acrobatics & Tumbling
Head Coach
Olivia is head coach for acrobatics and tumbling . She comes to Bluefield State from Richmond , Missouri .
Olivia graduated summa cum laude from King University in 2020 with a degree in Business Economics and Management . She was on the acrobatics and tumbling team , serving as captain her senior year .
She earned National Collegiate Acrobatics and Tumbling Association ( NCATA ) Academic Honor Roll in 2019 . In 2020 , she was NCATA All-Conference in the Conference Carolinas , as well as a member of the national All-Academic team .