Ganado’s Jimmy Thompson Resigns


Coach Jimmy Thompson has resigned as the head coach of the Ganado Indians. He led the Indians to an overall 39-9 record over the past 4 seasons making the playoffs all 4 seasons.  His teams made the Area playoffs in 2012 and made it to the Regionals in 2010, 2011 & this year.

He came to Ganado from Mount Pleasant and has also been a head coach at Cleveland, Garrison, Trinity, Hubbard and Apple Springs. His 2003 Garrison team won the Class 2A Division II championship. Before taking over as a head coach, he coached as an assistant at Nacogdoches, Livingston, Madisonville and Mexia.

Coach Thompson has an all-time record of 177-87-1.

Coaching History:
6-Man Apple Springs (5-6)
Hubbard (26-17) 1990-1993
Trinity (21-18-1) 1995-1998
Garrison (67-14) 1999-2004
Cleveland (7-4) 2005
Mount Pleasant (17-25) 2006-2009
Ganado (39-9) 2010-2013

By: Michael Wright
Lone Star Gridiron