From Rustburg Athletics Department
Rustburg, Va - Rustburg High School has hired Jack Baker as their Head Football Coach for the 2013-2014 season. Baker has been the Head Football Coach at Alleghany High School in Covington, leading them three times to the Region III playoffs during his tenure. Before coaching at AHS Coach Baker spent 5 years as an Assistant Football Coach at his alumni, Virginia Military Institute. After graduating from James River High School, Baker played for the Keydets then returned to James River HS as an Assistant Coach for one year before taking the assistant coaching position at VMI. Baker will have a teaching position at RHS for the upcoming school year.
"We are thrilled to have Coach Baker as the new leader of our football program at Rustburg High School. Coach Baker is a proven leader that has a wealth of experience and knowledge in the game of football. He is a great fit for our community and school."-Patrick Shuler, RHS Athletic Director
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