Spartans Sports Camp - Directors & Staff
Directors & Staff
The leadership of the MVHS Spartans Sports Camp is composed of talented and experienced individuals. Please browse the biographies below for more information
on each of the leaders.
Doug Wiersig, Administrative Director
Doug Wiersig graduated from Mountain View High School with the class of 2005, and went on to earn a BS in Crop Science & Management from UC Davis, graduating in 2010. Further pursuing his academics, Doug earned a MS in Horticulture & Agronomy from UC Davis. While at Davis, he was a graduate manager for the UC Davis men's basketball team in 2011-12.
Doug was involved as a player, coach, and volunteer with the MVHS Boys Basketball team for over 10 years. Doug coached in 2015 as an assistant for the Foothill College women's basketball team and last year he was head coach for the freshman boys basketball program at MVHS. Currently, Doug is the head coach of the MVHS girls JV basketball team.
2017 will be his sixth year as the Camp Director for Spartans Sports Camp.
Richard Appler, Associate Director
An MVHS alum, class of 2007, Richard was a four year basketball player for the Spartans, earning all-league honors in his senior season. While pursuing his degree in Broadcast & Electronic Communications at San Francisco State University, Richard is also serving as a School Enrichment Coach at St. Justin School in Santa Clara.
Richard has a strong passion for coaching basketball, and has been doing so locally for over seven years. He is currently the assistant coach of the boy's varsity team at Lynbrook High School in San Jose.
This will be Richard's sixth summer as Associate Director for Spartans Sports Camp.
Chris Arshad, Assistant Director (Multi-Sport)
Chris Arshad was born and raised in San Mateo where he graduated from Hillsdale High School in 2013. Chris dedicated his time and effort on four years of varsity basketball for the Hillsdale Knights. He currently attends the College of San Mateo in pursuit of his bachelors degree in marketing. Chris is very passionate about fitness, being outdoors, and various sports!
This will be Chris's first year as Assistant Director (Multi-Sport) for Spartans Sports Camp.
Achilles Walker, Trainer
Student assistants are high-achieving student-athletes at Mountain View HS that have gone through
an extensive interview and training process. Click here to learn more about our counselors!
All Staff is First Aid and CPR/AED certified to maximize camper safety.