Mike Hall joined the Air Force Academy fencing program in 2013 as assistant coach for the Air Force Academy's men's and women's fencing teams. Prior to joining the Academy's fencing program, Hall was the head coach at the Texas Fencing Academy in Austin, Texas.
Hall coached former Academy All-Americans, Tim French and Peter French. While at the Academy Tim French won the 1998 Junior Olympics in men's epee and was a member of the U.S. Junior National Team and was the highest American finisher a the Junior Worlds in 1998. Younger brother Peter, was a four-year lettermen, All-American and the recipient of the Mountain West Conference Hal Rothman Sportsmanship Award and the NCAA Sportsmanship Award for 2007-08. Tim was also an assistant coach from 2009-2011.
In addition to The Air Force Academy, multiple fencers from Texas Fencing Academy went on to represent other NCAA Div 1 teams at Duke, Temple, and University of North Carolina.
Hall was a fencer at the University of Texas in Austin were he received his Bachelor's of Fine Arts degree in 1986.