Coach James was a standout player for both Aurora Central and George Washington High Schools here in Colorado. Soon after high school Coach James has been serving double duty as a Player/Coach with various Semi Pro teams. A league all-star and a member of the All Colorado Team, Coach James is an explosive running back and defensive back who looks to share his vast experience with both Semi Pro players as well as youth athletes. Coach James is also a successful youth coach with the Commanders of the Colorado Youth Football League. James is a returning coach with the Blaze and will bring a solid leadership to the running backs and returners of the Blaze.