Degrees and Certifications:

Coach Edie Rhodes

Coach Rhodes teaches 6th, 7th, and 8th grade physical education.  She holds a B.S. degree in Physical Education from the University of New Orleans. Coach Rhodes serves as the Athletic Director at N. P. Trist and coaches girls' vollleyball, basketball, and softball.  During her 37 years of teaching and coaching, she has led many high school teams to state playoffs in volleyball, basketball, softball, baseball, cross country, and track and field.  Additionally, due to her own athletic prowess combined with her ability to foster a competetive nature in her athletes, the N. P. Trist girls' teams have experienced great success under her leadership over the past 18 years.  Mrs. Rhodes also serves as the chairperson for the New Orleans Middle School Metro League. She is married to Joey Rhodes and has three children and six grandchildren.  She enjoys spending time with family, playing cabbage ball, fishing, gardening, hunting and traveling.  


Tryouts will be in November with games and practices throughout the winter.