Coach Jorge Fernandez
Jorge Fernandez is beginning his sixth year as a Physical Education teacher and Weight Training teacher. He is also the Head Boys Basketball Coach at Doral Academy. Coach Fernandez comes to Doral Academy from the college ranks, where he coached at UCF, University of South Alabama, the University of Miami and Marshall University. He was previously a high school teacher and Head Boys Basketball Coach at Miami Southridge Senior High School and at Miami Coral Park Senior High School.
Coach Fernandez guided the 2017-2018 Boys Basketball Team to their first State Basketball Championship. The Doral Firebirds basketball team won the Class 7A State of Florida Championship in Lakeland, Florida on March 10th , 2018.
Coach Fernandez guided the 2018-2019 Boys Basketball Team to a 29 - 1 record as they won their third consecutive district title. Coach Fernandez also guided the 2018-2019 to their second consecutive Regional Finals.
Coach Fernandez attended Miami Killian High School and graduated from Stetson University with a BBA degree in Finance. He also received a M.S. in Education from the University of Miami. Coach Fernandez brings a passion for education and athletics and working with student athletes.