Bubba Jennings, assistant coach at Sardis and former head coach at Susan Moore, has been selected as the new coach at Douglas High School according to a report from the Sand Mountain Reporter.
Coach Jennings has spent the last two seasons at Sardis. Previously he had served as head coach at Susan Moore from 2006-2014. Coach Jennings was 51-43 during that tenure, going 5-5 in the playoffs. He had taken over the Susan Moore program at midseason in ’06, and led the Bulldogs to a 7 straight wins before losing in the semi finals to Clay County.
He takes over a Douglas program who has not had a winning season or a playoff appearance since 1998. The Eagles play in 5A, Region 7, which was won in 2016 by Scottsboro.