Brent Lax is a native of Baton Rouge. He attended Louisiana Tech University, where he earned a bachelor’s degree. Coach Lax spends his days teaching physical education to Runnels students in grades 2-6.
This is his third year directing the varsity softball team. Coach Lax is also the girls varsity basketball coach and has served as assistant varsity and junior high baseball coach, the junior high softball coach, and the assistant girls varsity basketball coach.
"He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing" -Muhammad Ali