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Mark Paxton



Contact Info:

TITLEAnatomy/Physiology Teacher
           Biology Teacher

EDUCATIONBachelors of Science in Health and Biological Sciences from Ohio Univ.

TEACHING:  Have been teaching at Sheridan High 
School for the past 31 years.  


                                740-743-1335                 .


Northern Local School District


I have been coaching High School Athletics for over 31 years. My coaching has ranged from Asst. Football Coach, Asst Girls Basketball Coach and Varsity Softball  Coach at Sheridan High School. I have also coached High School Baseball at New Lexington and Canal Winchester High Schools. I am currently the Head Softball Coach here at Sheridan High School.


Assistant Baseball Coach - New Lexington High Scool 1987- 1990

Assistant Baseball Coach - Canal Winchester High School 1991-1992

Assistant Boys Basketball Coach - Canal Winchester High School  1991-1992

Assistant Girls Basketball Coach - Sheridan High School 1993-2007

Assistant Football Coach - Sheridan High School 1995-2001

Varsity Softball Coach - Sheridan High School 1996-2006, 2023- Present

Varsity Softball Asst - Sheridan High School 2019

Varsity Softball Coach - Licking Valley High School 2007-2016

Regional Softball Champions 2013 and 2014


Licking Valley Softball


2013 DII State Champions!!


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The Paxton's

Paxton Family

Been married to my wife Julie for the past 19 years

Son Jake is 18 years old and attends Sheridan High School 
Daughter Katie is 15 Years old and attends Sheridan High School

Blu is our 2 year old Weimeraner


I also enjoy playing live, acoustic music around Somerset. I have played at Oktoberfest, Farmers Markets, Somerset United Methodist Church and at various events.

I also enjoy taking care of my  Scottish Highland cattle and Miniature Donkeys.