Max Drisko
Max Drisko
Title: Assistant Coach
Phone: 202-319-5382
Email: [email protected]
Alma Mater: Texas Tech '13

Drisko begins his second season as the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at Catholic in 2018. He has six years of experience at Division I with stops at the University of Southern Mississippi, the Universty of Kentucky and Texas Tech University.

In 2017, Drisko's offense finished fifth in the New England Women's and Men's Athetic Conference (NEWMAC) in total offense (320.4 yards) and scoring offense (19.6 points). In addition, Blake Gomez was named to the All-NEWMAC Second Team after leading the Cardinals and ranking second in the NEWMAC with five touchdown receptions.

Drisko came to Catholic from Southern Miss where he was a graduate assistant working with the quarterbacks while organizing recruiting efforts for head coach Jay Hopson in the South Louisiana area and developing weekly game plans alongside offensive coordinator Shannon Dawson. In 2016, quarterback Nick Mullens threw for a Southern Miss bowl record 346 yards in a 28-21 victory over Louisiana-Lafayette in the New Orleans Bowl. He finished his career as the program's career leader in yards (11,994), touchdowns (87) and attempts (1,546). He was also second in completions (928).

Prior to Southern Miss, Drisko spent three seasons at Kentucky from 2013-15 working as an offensive graduate assistant.

Before Kentucky, Drisko worked as a student assistant coach at Texas Tech from 2010-13. He was hands-on in helping the Red Raiders become one of the best offensive teams in the country as Texas Tech ranked second in the nation in passing in 2012, sixth in 2010 and seventh in 2011. The Red Raiders also won back-to-back bowl games while he was part of the staff.

A native of Raleigh, N.C, Drisko was a spread offense quarterback at Middle Creek High School. He chose to attend Texas Tech to further his knowledge of the spread offense with plans of pursuing a career in coaching. He graduated from Texas Tech in 2013 with a bachelor’s degree in exercise and sports science.

Drisko earned his master’s degree in kinesiology and health promotion from Kentucky in 2015.