Five Star Performance & Fitness Staff
Owner / Director of Performance
Coach Castilleja has worked with 4-star high school prospects, collegiate athletes, and even pro athletes; Coach Castilleja is still an active pro athlete himself and has trained along side some big names in the NFL. Coach Castilleja brings that same level of knowledge, skills, and expectations to all of his clients.
Coach Castilleja was a 3 sport athlete in college representing Southwestern University in both football and track & field, 2014-2015. After transferring to Texas A&M University in 2016, he competed on the Texas A&M Powerlifting Team. Coach Castilleja graduated from Texas A&M University in 2019.
Professionally, Coach Castilleja is a 2x attendee of The Spring League, has played professional arena football, and has attended multiple National Combines and Showcases. He has also garnered attention from USA Bobsledding & Skeleton. Most recently, he has competed as a Wide Receiver for Team America, was invited to compete in front of multiple NFL and CFL Scouts at Don Yee's HUB Football Camp, and will compete at the upcoming XFL Showcases.
Coach Castilleja has interned with Sam Houston State University Strength and Conditioning, served as a performance coach at D1 Sports Training, and has directed the Summer Strength and Conditioning Programs at St. Joseph Catholic High School (2018 - 2019) and Hearne High School (2020). He also had a brief stint as the Defensive Coordinator and Special Teams Coordinator at St. Joseph Catholic High School (2017 - 2018) and Special Teams Coordinator at Hearne High School (2019). Coach Castilleja has also served as the Head Powerlifting Coach for Hearne High School.