We are pleased to announce that Mr. George Eager is being recommended to the HSD School Board for the position of varsity head football coach. This position will be on the board agenda for approval in March. Mr. Eager is currently a Social Studies teacher at Hempfield High School.
From the Fall of 2016 to present, Mr. Eager served as an Assistant Coach for our HHS football program. Prior to joining the Hempfield football coaching team, he was an assistant coach at both Wilson High School and Manheim Township High School. Mr. Eager has also served as a Defensive Back Assistant Coach and Receiver’s Coach at Franklin & Marshall College.
During his high school career at Manheim Township School District, Mr. Eager was a four-year football player and team captain. He was inducted into the Manheim Township Hall of Fame for both football and baseball in 2015. During his college experience at Franklin & Marshall, he was an all-conference wide receiver and kick returner.
We are excited about the broad experience Mr. Eager will bring to our HHS football program. Over the next several weeks, he will be communicating to the Hempfield football community about opportunities he will put in place to begin building relationships with our football players and parents/guardians.