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Coach Tony Holler

Tony Holler is a teacher and coach at Plainfield North High School. Coach Holler’s accomplishments and credentials include the following:

  • 35 years of classroom teaching, presently teaching Honors Chemistry at Plainfield North High School in Plainfield, IL.
  • 35 years of coaching football, basketball, and track. Presently Head Track Coach and Head Freshmen Football Coach at Plainfield North.
  • Member of Illinois Track & Field Hall of Fame
  • Co-director of Football-Track Activation Consortium (along with Chris Korfist)
  • Winner of 39 consecutive freshmen football games and the streak is still alive.
  • Winner of 3 IHSA State Track Championships and 8 total trophies (top-3 finishes).
  • Winner of 14 “Coach Of The Year” Awards.
  • Coached 8 individual state track champions and 7 relay state champions.
  • Speaker at 25 different track clinics in Wisconsin, Indiana, and Illinois.
  • Author of 45 blogs for ITCCCA (Illinois Track and Cross Country Coaches Association).
  • Conducted speed camps since 1997.
  • Son of Don Holler, a 47-year basketball coach at the high school and college level.
  • Father of Alec Holler, hurdle coach at Edwardsville H.S., winners of the Illinois state title in 2015.
  • Contact at or by text 630-849-8294.
  • Follow on Twitter @pntrack