Coach Mehl has been coaching football for eleven years, eight of those years have been at West Albany High School. After the 2013 5A State Championship victory, Brian Mehl moved from an assistant to the head coach of the Bulldogs. As an assistant, he was the defensive coordinator for a squad that gave up 11.5 points per game. He continued to have success as a head coach, sharing the conference title this past year and earning Co-Coach of the Year honors. Coach Mehl resides in Albany with his wife. In addition to football he is a teacher at West Albany High School.