KERSHAW - Andrew Jackson High School has tapped the college football ranks for the Volunteers' new head football coach.
Louis Clyburn, 35, is the Vols' ninth football coach. He was selected from a field of more than 55 applicants.
Clyburn, who comes to AJ from Elon University in Elon, N.C., replaces Ernie Hughes. Hughes resigned Nov. 29 at the Class AA school after leading the Vols for five seasons and going 20-35 with four postseason bids.
"We feel great about coach Clyburn," said AJ athletic director Dale Reeves. "We can't wait to get him here and get him started.