Drew Noles has resigned his post as Etowah High School head coach after six seasons. Noles has officially been hired as the new head coach at Westbrook Christian School where he takes over for Brian Mintz. Meanwhile the Attalla City School Board has named John Holladay as its head coach replacing Noles.
Noles went 52-19 with the Blue Devils and made the playoffs each season. The last two years, Etowah advanced to the quarterfinal round of the playoffs. Before his time in Attalla, Noles spent 13 seasons as head coach at Boaz. The 2019 season will be his 20th as a head coach.
Meanwhile Holladay comes to Etowah after two season as head coach at Tuscaloosa County. He is approaching his 21st season as a head coach in Alabama with stops at Buckhorn (2016), Jasper (2007 - 2012), Clay Chalkville (2005 - 2006), Hamilton (1999 - 2004) & Brilliant (1996 - 1998)