Mark Pemberton


There’s not a better time to be in Rhea County than football season.

Coach Pemberton brings 29 years of coaching experience to Rhea County.  Twenty-one of those years was a head coach with a record of 173-71, 2 state championship game appearances, and one state title in 2008.

Coach Pemberton was state AAA Coach of the year in 2008 and has received district coach of the year honors 8 times.  The Rockwood native also won a state championship as a quarterback at Rockwood High school in 1976.

He played college football at Tennessee Tech University from 1979-1982 and received his B.S. degree in physical education and health.