Tuesday Sept. 29, 2009
Wagener, SC--Five weeks into the high school football season, a change for an area school in the head coaching department. Wagener Salley says Ryan Russell will not coach the rest of the year, athletic director Ken Tucker is taking over.
News 12 spoke with Wagener Salley principal Pat Keeting this afternoon and he said it was a tough decision to make but felt it was in the best interest of the boys on the team. Wagener is winless this year and had just a single victory last year. Keeting told me Tucker takes over on an interim basis while Nick Pintz, the offensive coordinator will be the assistant head coach. The Eagles host CA Johnson Friday night.