Defensive Assistant, JV Offensive Coordinator
Paul Patara graduated from Wyoming Valley West in 1996 where he also played football. After high school, he attended East Stroudsburg University before earning a scholarship and transferring to King's College. Paul has a Bachelor's Degree in Health Care Administration and a Master's Degree in Education. Paul started coaching at the varsity level at Crestwood High School where he was part of two district playoff teams.
He returned to his alma mater ten years ago joining Coach Curry's staff. He has been an assistant under Coach Keating for Keating's entire tenure and was part of numerous Wyoming Valley Conference AAAA Championships, three District 2 AAAA Championships and an Eastern Conference Championship team. Paul currently resides in Larksville with his wife April and their cat Kitty.