The Duke Difference
A New Era of Success at Edgewater
When it comes to transformative forces in high school football, few names shine as brightly as the Duke family at Edgewater High School. This trio - Cameron Duke, Mark Duke, and their father, Jeff Duke, have become synonymous with Edgewater's soaring football fortunes and stand as an embodiment of unwavering commitment and ceaseless dedication to the sport and our school community.
Cameron Duke, our head coach, has breathed new life into Edgewater's football program, crafting a squad that exhibits sportsmanship, dedication, and the tenacity to reach new heights. He is not alone in this journey, his brother, Mark Duke, serves as our insightful offensive coordinator, strategizing every play and taking our offensive game to a whole new level.
The legendary Jeff Duke, a former FSU coach who served under the great Bobby Bowden for over 20 years, brings a wealth of experience and wisdom to our program. His storied career and deep understanding of the sport have been invaluable assets, inspiring our athletes and coaching staff alike.
Together, the Dukes have taken Edgewater Football from strength to strength. Under their watch, a team that once struggled to secure victories has morphed into a formidable force, reaching back-to-back state championships – a testament to their leadership, strategic prowess, and the transformative "Duke Difference".
But their impact transcends the boundaries of the football field. The Duke family's influence is deeply felt in the classroom and the community as well. Our student-athletes are thriving academically, carrying the discipline and work ethic they learn on the field into their studies. Moreover, the Dukes' embodiment of team spirit and community service has elevated the sense of unity and shared purpose within our school and local community.
As we look towards the future, we have every confidence that the Duke family will continue to steer Edgewater Football to even greater success. Their commitment to fostering a program that excels not only in sport but in academics and community service is indeed a winning game plan.
So, here's to the Duke family; all of them! We extend our heartfelt gratitude for their monumental contributions and eagerly anticipate the continued success of Edgewater Football under their guidance. Through their dedication, Edgewater has truly become a place where every game is a victory, every player a leader, and every moment an opportunity to excel. Thank you, Dukes, for making a difference. You've changed the game at Edgewater, and we couldn't be more proud.