Three Observer-area high school football coaches were named to the 2017 Shrine Bowl coaching staffs Thursday.
The 2017 Shrine Bowl game, played between some of the top high school seniors in North and South Carolina, will be held Dec. 16 at Wofford College. It’ll be the 81st time the game has been held.
York’s Bobby Carroll was named an assistant on the S.C. team. Weddington’s Tim Carson and South Meck’s Rocky White were named N.C. assistants.
2017 Shrine Bowl Coaches
2017 SOUTH CAROLINA COACHES
Head coach Dave Gutshall, Dorman
Coach Robin H. Bacon Spring Valley Columbia
Coach Bobby R. Carroll York Comprehensive York
Coach John B. Dew, III Lakeview Latta
Coach Kevin Farmer Dorman Roebuck
Coach Douglas D. Shaw Palmetto Williamston
Coach Shaun A. Wright Cross Cross
2017 NORTH CAROLINA COACHES
Head coach: David R. Gentry Murphy Murphy
Coach Tim W. Carson Weddington Matthews
Coach Thurman A. Leach Garner Magnet Garner
Coach Kevin Gillespie Page Greensboro
Coach Robert A. Priest East Bladen Elizabethton
Coach Edward B. Shepard East Guilford Gibsonville
Coach Joe I. White, III S. Mecklenburg Charlotte