Scotts Hill have found their second football coach in school history and Michael Stroup will be in charge of the Lion program, Scotts Hill principal Brian Norton announced today.
It will be Stroup's first head coaching job after being the defensive coordinator at McNairy Central the last two seasons.
He replaces Jason White who started the program back in 2007.
He was also an assistant at Tupelo (MS) high school , Adamsville and had a previous stint at McNairy Central.
"He comes to us highly recommended from previous programs and he has been a part of and I look forward to the future as we place our program in his hands," Norton said.
"Coach Stroup has been involved in assisting with the reculturing of football programs in his previous work and his leadership will develop the culture that will be necessary at Scotts Hill to win games, to win in the classroom, and to win in life," Norton continued.
Scotts Hill played a junior varsity schedule in 2007 and 2008 and White complied a 7-33 record since 2009.
The Lions are coming off a 2-8 season in 2012.
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