Coach Barden is in his 16th year with the BT wrestling program and his 27th overall as a wrestling coach (23 as a head coach). Coach Barden has compiled a 347–158 record over the past fifteen seasons at Blessed Trinity and a 440-214 career record in 22 years as a head coach. In addition to teaching AP Economics as a member of the Social Studies Department, Mr. Barden is an assistant athletic director for Blessed Trinity. Coach Barden also coaches football and is the Assistant Head Coach. The Blessed Trinity wrestling program has finished in the Top Ten numerous times during his tenure.
Coach Barden's wife, Jeannie, is the Media Specialist at Holy Redeemer, while his biggest fan Jana is in her Senior year at Blessed Trinity!