Coach McElroy is entering his tenth season (2017-18) as a coach at Arlington High School and his second season as the varsity wide receivers coach. He began his coaching career in April 2008 as the freshman wide receivers/defensive backs coach. After three seasons as a freshman assistant coach, he was named freshman defensive coordinator for the 2011 season. Due to his players’ commitment and proven success while he was freshman defensive coordinator, Coach McElroy was promoted to varsity wide receivers coach by Coach Sykes at the start of the 2015 spring practices.
Coach McElroy is currently attending the University of Memphis where he will graduate in December 2016 with a B.A. Degree in English.