Coach Robin Herber is entering her 9th season as the Lady Pirate head coach. She is a graduate of Celina High School. She played at Paris Junior College where she was named 1st Team TEAC All – Conference and a NJCAA Academic All American. She then played for UT Pan American (now University of Texas Rio Grande Valley) where she was named 1st team all conference. She received her B.S. in Business Education from University of North Texas in 1996.
She currently teaches World History Advanced Placement and U.S. History at Pine Tree High School. She enjoys basketball and history, of course, and spending time with her family. She hopes to have a positive impact on those whom she has had the honor of teaching and coaching.
Coach Herber has been greatly impacted by her parents, both coaches who instilled a strong work ethic that she feels is vital to success. She and her husband Brandon, have two boys – Brandt and Cale – who can often be found in the gym supporting the Lady Pirates.
Coach Goodman graduated from Pine Tree in 2007 and earned a B.S. in Health Promotion from UNT. After teaching and coaching volleyball, basketball, and track at both Austin ISD and Trinity School of Texas, she became a youth group coordinator in Denton, TX. She is now a PTHS inclusion teacher and coaches 8th grade volleyball and track and 9th grade basketball.
She enjoys spending time with her spouse Nicole, hiking with her dog Reba, playing racquetball and sand volleyball, being outdoors, dancing, drawing, reading, and watching movies. Rachel strives to always have a positive attitude and hopes to teach her students to do the same.