Jonesboro-Hodge graduate, Chance Williams, has been named as the head football coach and athletic director at Winnfield Middle School. The announcement was made on Monday, July 25th. Williams received the promotion after having served as a math teacher and assistant football coach since 2018, taking over for Brian Savell, who was named Principal.
“I’m extremely blessed to to announce this new chapter in my coaching career. I’m ready and excited to lead these 7th & 8th graders to victory,” said Williams. “I would also like to thank Coach Savell, who I am proud and blessed to have him as a mentor.”
With Williams now leading the junior high program that makes two former Jonesboro-Hodge High School graduates as head football coaches and athletic directors at Winnfield, joining Jay Watson who holds the same at Winnfield Senior High.