Welcome to Maclay Athletics!
It is our goal at Maclay to provide our students with the tools of success not only in the classrooms but on the fields and courts as well. Giving our students an opportunity to have a well rounded education while experiencing the art of competition is what sets Maclay apart. Click here for a list of Maclay's championship teams.
Meet Scott Eagen, Athletic Director
Scott Eagen is in his first year as Athletic Director after serving as an Assistant AD in 2011. Eagen has been at Maclay since 1999 as a math teacher. Previously, he spent four year teaching at Aucilla Christian and two years at Sylvan Learning Center. He has a degree from Florida State University in Secondary Mathematics and a Masters in Administration. Before taking over the Athletic Department, Eagen coached boys varsity golf and both boys and girls varsity basketball. He has twice been named Tallahassee Democrat’s Coach of the Year, once for golf and once for girls basketball. In addition, Eagen is the junior class sponsor and that includes the responsibility of coordinating the junior ski trip. In addition, he oversees the Summer Programs at Maclay. He has also coached AAU basketball for four years. Eagen is a member of the Florida Athletic Coaches Association and the National Teachers of Mathematics Council. As Maclay’s Athletic Director, Eagen oversees the day-to-day operations of the 57 sports teams, coaches, and booster organizations.
The Maclay athletic teams have been awarded the Florida Athletic Coaches Association Carey E. McDonald "Athletic Program of the Year" ten times--never ranking below fifth in the last 20 years of the poll. Maclay teams have won thirty-three State FHSAA Titles and have been awarded the FHSAA Fred E. Rozelle Award eight times for the Outstanding 1A program in 1995-96 and 2A in 1996-97, 1997-98, 2004-05, 2006-07, 2007-08, 2008-09, 2009-10 and2011-12, as well as the Fred E. Rozelle Sportsmanship Award four times in 1999, 2001, 2007 and 2009.
Meet Our Assistant Athletics Director, Dwan "D" Riggins
Dwan “D” Riggins, a Tallahassee Florida, native, is passionate about inspiring excellence and continued development. A 3-sport prep athlete at Godby High School, Riggins chased and ascertained the dream of becoming a Strength Coach/Personal Trainer. Riggins possesses a fervency to impact her community and enjoys working with others in the continued effort to improve overall health. She has had the privilege of learning and training under, top professionals in the Fitness/Wellness field, from the University of Florida, Florida State University, and the nation’s elite sports performance company, Athletes’ Performance. She is also a member of the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Riggins holds a B.S. Degree in Exercise and Sports Sciences from the University of Florida and a M.Ed. in Sports Management from Florida State University.