Varsity Baseball, Varsity Football · Mike Bickham – New Assistant Football and Baseball Coach


The Temple Athletic Department would like to introduce Mike Bickham to our 2020-21 coaching staff. Coach Bickham will be an assistant coach for the Wildcat Football and Baseball programs.

Coach Bickham is beginning his 29th year in the teaching profession. Along with coaching, he will be teaching English 4 /Special Education at Temple High School.

He is a graduate of Bartlett High School where he participated in football (All-State linebacker, punter & kicker), basketball, baseball (All-State pitcher), track, golf and tennis.

Following High School, Coach Bickham attended and graduated from Stephen F. Austin University.

Coach Bickham brings 28 years of coaching experience with him from several several places which include: North Shore, Plano East, Teneha, Brookshire Royal, John Tyler, Jasper, Beckville and Henderson. He has been honored to be named Coach of the Year in 2001, 2A Coach of the Year in 2005 and FCA All Star Coach in 2019.

Coach Bickham has also been recognized in the classroom where he was Teacher of the Year at Miller Elementary in Plano ISD and “Coach who makes a Difference” in 2006 for KSLA.

Coach Bickham chose Temple because of the tradition of success in all athletic programs.