Phone: 704-260-6630


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - UNC Charlotte Master of Science in Sports Management - United States Sports Academy Level 1 USA Weightlifting Performance Coach (USA-W)

Mr. Nick Entas, M.S.S, USA-W, CIC

I am married and have 2 children (3rd & 6th grade).  After a few years in the business world, my career goals shifted and I began teaching and coaching football in 2004. This is my 3rd school district.  Previous districts included Gaston County Schools (Ashbrook HS) and Kannapolis City Schools (A.L. Brown HS).  I began teaching and coaching at Hickory Ridge in 2019.  I also serve as the Physical Education Department Chair.  This is the best community and school around!  GO BULLS!!!  HORNS UP!!!


  • NC Teaching License Business & Information Technology Education
  • NC Teaching License Physical Education
  • NC Teaching License Health Specialist Education
  • National Federation of State High School Associations Certified Level 3 Coach (formerly CIC)
  • USA Weightlifting Performance Coach - I (USAW-I)


  • 1st Block - Advanced PE (7:15 - 8:50)
  • 2nd block - PE/Health (8:56 - 10:30)
  • 3rd Block - Planning/Office Hours (10:37 - 12:39)
  • 4th Block - Sports Medicine II (12:45 - 2:15)

The best way to contact me is by email  Any email I receive during school hours will be replied to same day.  After hours, it will be replied to the next school day. If we need to have a conversation, please tell me in the email and I will definitely call you.

I truly look forward to this school year.  Control what we can and move on.  I want to emphasize how we need to partner together for your success.  I am here if you need me!  Let's have an awesome year! GO BULLS!

Last Modified on March 6, 2023