James “Tony” Thorton
James “Tony” Thornton was born March 15th, 1989. He grew up in New Jersey with his parents Tony and Carole, and sister Ashley. He was always active growing up, usually playing 3 sports a year, with his true passion being football. While playing football at Bishop Eustace Preparatory School, he received 1st team All-Parochial and 2nd team All-South Jersey Honors. Tony went on to study Sociology and play defensive back at Georgetown University. Upon graduating in 2012, he moved to Newport Beach and began volunteering as a freshman football coach at Corona del Mar HS. He found a true passion in coaching, which quickly turned him into the Varsity defensive back’s and team’s strength coach. Tony has a purpose and passion to help young athletes reach their full athletic potential through a safe, fun and impactful environment.