Eddy McGilvra begins his first season as a member of the Cougars football coaching staff. He is responsible for coaching the team’s defensive linemen.
McGilvra joins the Canyons staff after spending three seasons at Moorpark College as the defensive line coach (2015-17) and special teams coordinator (2017). During his time at Moorpark McGilvra coached numerous defensive linemen that went on to continue their careers at four-year schools, with six of his former players receiving all SCFA honors and five signing to NCAA Division I programs.
When not coaching at COC, McGilvra works full time at Mamba Sports Academy a holistic training facility in Thousand Oaks owned by Kobe Bryant. McGilvra is responsible for overseeing all football operations which includes training NFL players during the off season and prepping collegiate players for pre-NFL draft and combine workouts.
McGilvra currently resides in Thousand Oaks.
—Bio current as of Aug. 2019