Eagleville football coach Steve Carson was "relieved of coaching responsibilities" by principal Bill Tollett today (Monday).Tollett says the administration would like to see the leadership of the program go in a different direction. He also said Floyd Walker will serve as the interim head coach until a new head coach is hired and all other assistant coaches will remain in place.
Eagleville's football season ended last Thursday at Boyd Buchanan with a 41-0 loss. This year marked the seventh consecutive playoff appearance for the program. The Eagles finished the season at 5-and-6.
Carson, who was an assistant coach and offensive coordinator at Smyrna with then coach Philip Shadowens during their back to back state championship, was 53-39 from 2008-2015 at Eagleville.