HEAD COACH

Brent Lundgren

Brent LundgrenBrent grew up in Kulm, ND and is a 1974 graduate of Bethel University in St. Paul, MN where he played defensive back. He has coached at Northwestern College in Roseville, MN, Irondale High School in New Brighton, MN and since 1993 has been coaching at West Fargo High School which includes 6 State Championships.  He has been coaching with the Invaders since 2014.  Brent has been married to Susan Lundgren for 40+ years and has two grown daughters and two grandsons. Brent and Sue have lived in West Fargo since 1987. Brent is an Executive National Vice President for Freedom Equity Group which specializes in Living Benefits, Tax Free Retirement, and Guaranteed Income for Life.


DEFENSIVE BACKS COACH / CO-DEFENSIVE COORDINATOR

Tyler Elijah

Tyler Elijah

Tyler is currently working at Chiro Health & Rehab, as the Head Rehab Specialist.  He has coaching experience at Oak Grove, and playing experience at Concordia College as a Defensive Back.  Elijah has been the Fargo Invaders Defensive Backs coach the past two seasons; 2018 will be his first year as Defensive Coordinator.

DEFENSIVE LINE COACH / CO-DEFENSIVE COORDINATOR

Bryce Westphal

Bryce WestphalBryce is currently the Offensive Line coach at West Fargo Sheyenne, previously he was the O-Line coach at Oak Grove High School.  He played Offensive line at Concordia College, and has been the Fargo Invaders Defensive Line coach the past two seasons; 2018 will be his first year as Defensive Coordinator.


LINEBACKERS COACH

Andrew Rott

Andrew is currently working at West Fargo Sheyenne as a math teacher.  He is currently the Defensive Backs coach at West Fargo Sheyenne with previous coaching experience in Kidder County.  He played running back at the University of Jamestown.  This is Andrew’s first year with the Fargo Invaders.


OFFENSIVE COACH

Zach Stich

Zach is from Fergus Falls, MN where he graduated and played football.  He would go on to play two years of football at Minnesota State Community and Technical College as a Running Back.  After graduating from Bemidji State University, he would return to coach the MSCTC Spartans as an Offensive Line Coach.  Zach would become the Offensive Coordinator in his third year and has coached the Spartans for over a decade.  Zach is married to Claire Stich for 10 years and they have two children, Jared & Rachel.  Zach and his family live in Fergus Falls where Zach is the managing editor of The Fergus Falls Daily Journal, while Claire teaches.


OFFENSIVE COACH

Korey Fry

Korey is from Detroit, MI and played football at Minnesota State Community and Technical College, from there he finished his college career at Bemidji State earning a degree in Sports Management & Exercise Science.  After college Korey moved back to Michigan to play Arena football.  In 2013, Korey and his wife Mary moved back to Fergus Falls, her hometown, where they currently reside with their 3 children Alayah, Kadyn, & Kyrie.  Korey spends his time working with at-risk youth in the Moorhead community and an additional branch will be opening in Fergus Falls in the near-future.


RUNNING BACKS COACH

Ryan Moss

Ryan is originally from Kenmare ND.  He played LB, Punted, and Kicked at Crown College in MN where he also coached for a year.  During college, he joined the military and served for 16 years in the ND National Army Guard.  He currently officiates football, basketball, and baseball.  He is attending Valley City State University for physical education and health education.  Ryan has one son, Jacob, who is 10.  This is Ryan’s first year with the Fargo Invaders.


OFFENSIVE COACH

Sam Ockert

Sam is from West Fargo ND.  He graduated from West Fargo South High School in 2015. He’s been working at Midwest Mechanical Construction.  Same joined the Invader family to bring sometihgn positive to the team and help lead the invasion.  


OFFENSIVE COACHING ASSISTANT

Michael Rerick

Michael graduated from Ashley High School in ND and is a 2000 graduate of Jamestown College (now the University of Jamestown) where he played quarterback for four years.  During that time, the Jimmies were back to back NDCAC champions and nationally ranked.  He started coaching in 2006 at Hillsboro, ND High School and has also coached at Oak Grove Lutheran School (Fargo, ND) and West Fargo High School.  He has coached wide receivers and defense backs as well as being the Offensive Coordinator and Special Teams coordinator at various times throughout his coaching career.  Michael has been married to Alanna for 16 years and they have four children: Kordiea, Charles, Julia and Miles.  Michael is the Internal IT Manager at High Point Networks, LLC., a value-added reseller (VAR) of information technology providing solutions to both the SMB and enterprise level markets in the upper Great Plains.  This is Michael’s first year with the coaching staff.


COACHING ASSISTANT

Marcus Geiszler

This is Marcus first year with the coaching staff, after playing 2014-2016.