Liberty High School Football
16655 SE 136th St
Renton, WA 98059
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Coaches & Staff

Position: Head Coach

Coach Valach is entering his 19th season as the Head Coach of the Patriots. During his tenure, he has led the Patriots to five playoff appearances, 2005, 2008, 2009 and 2010, 2015. Several trips to state have finished in Quarterfinals or better, including 2nd place in state in 2009. Steve has been named Kingco 3A coach of the year on multiple occasions and in 2009 was named the Seahawks Coach of the Year.

Position: Defensive Coordinator

Coach Hall is entering his 19th year on the Liberty Coaching staff. He is currently the Defensive Coordinator. Andy has also spent time as the Freshman Head Coach, JV coach and Offensive Coordinator. Coach Hall was named Kingco 3A Assistant Coach of the Year in 2008, as well as Kingco 2A Assistant Coach of the Year 2014. 

Position: Offensive & Defensive Line Coach

Coach Noble is entering his 19th year coaching football at Liberty. He spent some time on the Freshman coaching staff before moving up to the Varsity in 2003 to coach the offensive and defensive lines. Coach Noble was named KingCo Assistant Coach of the Year in 2014.

Position: Offensive & Defensive Line Coach

Coach Blair is entering his 16th year on the Liberty Coaching Staff. He spent two years at the freshman level before moving up to assist on the varsity. Bob has the huge responsibility of running the equipment room.

Position: Defensive Backs, Wide Receivers

Coach Anderson is in his 4th year on staff with the Patriot football team. He is currently in his third year teaching Physical Education and Weight Training at Liberty as well.

Position: Assistant Offensive Coordinator & RBs

Coach Talley is his 4rd season coaching staff right out of a successful playing career and Linfield College in McMinnville, Oregon. He comes back to Liberty as a third year teacher and coach after graduating from Liberty in 2010.


Coach Klein is in his Second season coaching with the Patriots, but has coach youth football for several years.

Position: Head C-Team Coach

Coach Tremblay is entering his 8th year on the Liberty Football Coaching Staff, and his fourth as the Head Freshman Coach. He has been coaching high school sports now for 27 years and also coaches wrestling, and boys’ soccer. He was a three sport athlete throughout high school and placed at state in each (X-Country 4th, Wrestling 5th, Soccer 2nd). He is in his 18th year of teaching PE at Liberty.


Coach Blair is a returning Liberty graduate from the class of 2007. He attended the University of Montana-Western, and graduated in 2013. He was a three year starter at UMW where he earned three-time Academic All-Conference.

Coach Blair has volunteered his summers since 2007 helping the the Liberty weight room and his father, Caoch Bob Blair.

In 2011-2012, he coach at UMW as an Assistant Linebackers coach.


Chris is in his second season on the Patriot Football Coaching Staff. He has been a Wrestling coach the past three seasons after completing a successful wrestling career at Pacific University in Forrest Grove, Oregon.