Sidney Lanier Football Coach Relieved Of Duties

CJ Harris removed as football coach at Sidney Lanier, will remain as Athletic Director and Teacher


MONTGOMERY, AL —SIDNEY LANIER HEAD FOOTBALL COACH AND ATHLETIC DIRECTOR C.J. HARRIS HAS BEEN RELIEVED OF HIS DUTIES WITH THE FOOTBALL TEAM BUT WE’RE TOLD WILL CONTINUE ON AS ATHLETIC DIRECTOR .
PRINCIPAL DR. ANTONIO WILLIAMS RELEASED A STATEMENT MONDAY

 

“WE ARE PROUD OF THE WORK HE’S DONE FOR THE FOOTBALL PROGRAM, BUT AT THIS TIME, THE ADMINISTRATIVE TEAM THINKS IT’S BEST TO GO IN A DIFFERENT DIRECTION.”

 

HARRIS, A LANIER ALUMNUS, LED THE POETS THE PAST THREE SEASONS. AFTER AN 0-10 SEASON HIS FIRST YEAR IN 2013, HE INCREASED HIS WIN TOTALS THE PAST TWO SEASONS AND LED LANIER TO THE PLAYOFFS FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE 2008.

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