D.H. Conley High School officials have announced a 4pm press conference for Monday March 22 to introduce the school's new head football coach.
WITN has learned that Roanoke High School and former Washington High School head football coach Brian Paschal will take over the job vacated by Ken Whitehurst follwoing the 2009 season.
Paschal has 14 years of head coaching experience in eastern North Carolina having coached the last six years at Roanoke High School and eight years before that at Washington High School. He is currently second on the All-Time wins list at Washington High School behind legendary head coach J.G. "Choppy" Wagner.
Prior to taking over the head coaching job at Washington, Paschal was the offensive coordinator under Harold Robinson at Williamston High School where the two won a state title in 1995.