joe maiale
head coach

Coach Maiale has been the Head Coach of the Canyon Football program since the 2019 season. He has over 16 years of coaching experience at successful programs across Southern California including Oxnard, Harvard-Westlake, Glendale, and Calabasas.

Coach Maiale has contributed to league title winners with three separate teams and is working to bring that success to Canyon Football.


When not focused on the gridiron, Coach Maiale is also a valued teacher in the Special Education Department at Canyon High School. 



coaching staff



jake berkowitz

Head athletic trainer

coach john cox

Special teams and defensive line

coach ken holsenbeck

offensive line


coach austin huffman

offensive line and defensive line

coach george maiale

defensive coordinator

coach elm magno

co-jv head coach

coach dewayne whalen

co-jv head coach

coach nick walker

defensive backs

coach rodney wolf ii

varsity wide receivers, jv offensive coordinator, strength & conditioning