WJTV – NW Rankin and Madison-Ridgeland Academy both introduced their new football coaches Wednesday afternoon.
NW Rankin has hired Tyler Peterson. Peterson spent the last two seasons at Kosciusko. The Whippets were winless the season before he took over but in his two seasons he led them to a combined 11-14 record. He also led Noxapater to a 1A State Championship in 2011.
Herbert Davis MRA’s new leading man. Davis replaces Forrest Williams, who compiled a 24-12 record in three seasons with the school.
Davis comes to MRA from Lawrence County. He was there for one season and finished with a 4-7 record.
Davis is also the only coach in MAIS history to lead four different programs to a state championship game.