Gary Barlow

Professor / Head Football Coach
Budd 309B


Health Education

A.A., San Joaquin Delta College, Stockton, California
B.A., University of the Pacific, Stockton, California
M.A., Azusa Pacific University, California

A Tracy High School product, Coach Barlow’s playing career included stints at the University of Wyoming (1985-86), Delta College (1987), and the University of the Pacific (1988-89). Following graduation from UOP, he signed a contract to play for the NFL’s New York Giants. He finished his playing days as a member of the Barcelona Dragons of NFL Europe.

Since that time, Coach Barlow has built an impressive coaching resume. He began his coaching career at Delta College as Offensive Line Coach (1990-91). The following year he moved to Los Angeles Valley College serving as Offensive Line Coach and Offensive Coordinator until 1996. LA Valley emerged as one of the top junior college programs in the United States, playing for the national championship during this span. In 1997 he was named Head Football Coach.

Gary returned to Delta College in 1999 as Offensive Coordinator. His presence and influence was immediately felt. In his initial year the Mustang offense ranked in California’s top ten in every offensive category. Currently he is Head Football Coach at Delta.

Courses Taught:


  • Athletics 52, Football
  • Physical Education Activity 9, Individual Conditioning
  • Physical Education Activity 14, Weight Training
  • Physical Education Theory 42, Coach Offensive Football
Office / TrAC / Department:
Health and Fitness