Coach Chris Berus enters second season in Springdale as the Shiloh Christian Defensive Coordinator. Berus
runs a 4-2-5 defensive scheme with him that has seen great success in his coaching career. Prior to arriving at
Shiloh, he was the Head Coach at Plainview (OK) High School from 2009-2014. During his 6 year tenure with
PHS, he compiled a record of 52-22 while winning three conference championships and reaching the playoffs
every year. In 2013, Berus' Plainview team rolled to a 13-0 record before falling in the state semifinals.
Coach Berus grew up in Denton, TX and is a 1991 graduate of Denton High School. He completed his BS and
Masters at East Central University, graduating in 1995. While at ECU, he played one season of football as a
Berus spent three seasons (2006-2008) as an assistant coach at Carl Albert High School, where he coached
Running Backs and Defensive Ends. Prior to Carl Albert, Coach Berus was an assitant coach at Ada High
School from 1996-2005.
Coach Berus and his wife Sammie have three children, Jourdan, 25, is an ECU graduate with a degree in
graphic design. Broc, 17, is a Senior on the Saints football team; and Kennedy, 16, is a Junior.
Years at SC:
East Central University
Denton High School (TX)