Fort Worth Southwest Christian got in the act of hiring former Dallas Cowboys in announcing Richard Bartel as its new football coach. Bartel was a Cowboys practice squad quarterback in 2008 but spent parts of several seasons in the NFL.
Waxahachie received national attention last week in hiring 14-year NFL veteran and one-time Cowboys quarterback Jon Kitna.
A 2001 Grapevine graduate, the 31-year-old Bartel signed to play professional baseball before resuming his quarterbacking career at SMU and Tarleton.
He’s also one of the state’s top private school quarterback coaches through a series of prominent QB Ranch Camps and has been an assistant at Prestonwood Christian and Argyle Liberty.
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