PT Golf Coach
Coach Kraus is entering his 7th year coaching. He has spent 5 years at his Alma Mater (Pine Tree) assisting in basketball and head golf, and 2 years at Spring Hill where he assisted in football, basketball and was the head Golf Coach. He is a 2000 graduate of Pine Tree and played as a member of the 1998-99 Regional Finalist and 1999-2000 Bi-district Champions. After High School, Coach Kraus attended Stephen F. Austin State University and received a B.S. in Kinesiology in 2004.
He is currently teaching Special Education/Inclusion at Pine Tree High School for his 4th year. “I enjoy my students and watching them become young adults, and the opportunity to have a positive effect on our youth. I am very excited to be a part of these young men’s lives and watch them grow through the game of golf.”
His wife of 12 years is Amanda (Pine Tree Alumni, Kindergarten teacher at PT) and they have two children, son, Kingston a 4th grader at Pine Tree who has a huge interest in golf, basketball, & baseball and daughter, Kourtlyn, a 4 year old who is in charge.
“I love spending time with my family, music and just being a dad.”