Americus Times-Recorder, Americus, Georgia

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March 14, 2013

Sumter County Board of Education selects Mitchell as next Americus-Sumter head football coach

AMERICUS — In a Sumter County Board of Education meeting on Thursday night in Americus, the Board voted to name Reginald Mitchell as the next head football coach of the Americus-Sumter County High School football team. Mitchell comes to Americus-Sumter from Tift County, where he spent two seasons as the Blue Devils defensive coordinator and assistant head coach.

Sumter County Schools superintendent Donnie Smith said that he is excited about the Board's decision to hire Mitchell to lead the Panther football program. "He is a fine gentleman and we believe that he will make a great football coach for us," Smith stated.

Mitchell's previous stops include Albany High School and Sherwood Christian Academy. More details to follow.

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