Coach Garcia or "Gator" as most people know him, has been a member of the Incarnate Word Academy coaching staff for over 30 years.
During his tenure at IWA, the Boys Baseball Team has reached the final four in 1989-90, 1998-99 and 1999-2000. He led the IWA Baseball Team to the State Tournament in 1997-98; 1999-2000. The IWA Boys Soccer Team reached the final four in 1989-90, 1992-93 and 1997-98 seasons. The Boys and Girls Golf Team each won state titles for the 2010-11 season.
Coach Garcia is a 1981 graduate of Foy H. Moody High School, and 1989 graduate of Corpus Christi State University. He was named All South Texas Coach of the year in 2000-2001.