BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — The Scotlandville Magnet High Football Program has parted ways with Coach Lester Ricard Jr., according to an open letter from Principal Paul Jackson.
Read Principal Jackson’s open letter below:
I would like to share that I have made the decision to move in a new direction with our football program. The Scotlandville Magnet High Football Program has parted ways with Coach Lester Ricard Jr. We would like to thank Coach Ricard for his work and dedication, he brought much-needed stabilization of our program during a time of tremendous transition and we wish him well in his future endeavors.
Today, we will begin our search for a new coach with the goal of bringing in a leader who will maximize the ability of a talented and deep pool of student athletes. We will not rush the search in order to ensure that we are able to secure the best candidate for our team.
As always, we are SCOTLAND proud VILLE strong!Paul M. Jackson, Principal
Scotlandville Magnet High School