Lone Star Gridiron

Coaching Changes — La Grange

La Grange has hired Matt Kates to be its new football coach. Kates will replace Wayne Walker who took over the football program in Seguin after five seasons with the Leopards.

Walker had an overall record of 34-21 during his 5 years with La Grange. He led them to a 12-3 record last season that included a trip to the semifinals.

Kates was an assistant coach at Fort Worth Arlington Heights. He is the second Arlington Heights coach to be hired by for a head coaching position this year. Steve Hale who was Heights former head coach was hired at Hutto.

The Leopards will be a member of District 23-3A along with Caldwell, Giddings, Navasota, Rockdale and Smithville.

By: Michael Wright
Lone Star Gridiron
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