Mike Molina joined Chapman’s coaching staff in 2015 after two years as the Head Coach at Costa Mesa High School. At Costa Mesa, Molina posted a career 28-26 record and led the Mustangs to back-to-back CIF playoff appearances.
Since Molina's arrival, the Panthers have qualified for the SCIAC Tournament in two of the four years. Chapman won both the regular season and tournament titles in his first year (2015-16).
Molina was a decorated athlete in both baseball and basketball at Costa Mesa high School before playing basketball collegiately at Orange Coast College.