Joe Marichalar Takes Over Donna North as Head Football Coach


(CBS 4 Sports) - The Donna ISD School board voted on Tuesday evening to approve the hiring of former Edcouch-Elsa head football coach Joe Marichalar as the head coach of Donna North High School.

Marichalar was let go from his position at Edcouch-Elsa after not making the postseason and going 5-5 in his fifth season at the helm of the YellowJackets. Marichalar was 37-21 in his five seasons with the Yellow Jackets.

Marichalar replaces Matthew Rokovich who spent two seasons as the Chiefs head coach. Rokovich retired after the 2017 season. The program will play its fifth season of varsity football in 2018 and has a combined record of 4-36.

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