Football Coaching Staff

Matthew Holt, Assistant Coach

Coach Holt is excited to be a part of the TOMS staff as a physical education teacher. He has been coaching for the past 8 years. He has previously served as a linebacker’s coach and Defensive Coordinator at West Brunswick High School and Loris Middle School. He's also been a Head Coach of Lacrosse and Track at West Brunswick and Head Soccer Coach at Loris High School. Coach Holt is married to Sarah Holt an Art teacher at Loris Middle School and they have two daughters, Sadie who is 2, and . When not working, Coach Holt enjoys spending time hunting and fishing with his family.

Marc Lowery, Head Coach

Coach Lowery has been coaching for over 21 years and is one of the original members of Carolina Forest first ever varsity football staffs.  He served as Offensive Coordinator at CF before taking the job as Ocean Bay MS Head Coach in 2007 to spend more time with his family.

Over the past 10 years Coach Lowery, his staff, and community, have made Ocean Bay one of the premier programs in the county, going undefeated in 2016 and 2017.  He has brought that same level of success to the new Ten Oaks MS, where in only their first year as a school, managed to go undefeated in the Coastal Region and finish 3rd Over-all in Horry County.  This past year the Silver Foxes finished the 2019 season Undefeated and Horry County Champions.

Coach Lowery is married to the beautiful Angela Lowery, ELA teacher at Ten Oaks, and has three daughters, Charleston, 26, Autumn, 15, Haven 15, and son, Royal, 14, and grandson, Jude, 2, and granddaughter, Myra, 1.