Thrasher has a new football coach. Shannon McGregory is expected to receive approval tonight at a special school board meeting. He replaces Jeff Boren, who backed out of the job four days after taking it.
McGregory comes from Sheffield (Ala.) High, his alma mater. He was offensive coordinator there since 2004. This will be his second head post; he was 30-44 in seven years at Colbert Heights in Tuscumbia, Ala.
The 39-year-old played football at Northeast Mississippi CC and North Alabama.
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