Antonio Carter has been named the new head football coach at East Gadsden.
A former Rickards standout, Carter played college football at Alabama where he had 106 receptions and 1,294 yards at the receiver position.
Carter has worked as a graduate assistant at Alabama and UTEP. He also has coaching experience at Appalachian State, Eastern Michigan and Samford University as well as Godby and with the Indianapolis Colts.
The West Gadsden Panther basketball team had another outstanding year winning the district crown for the third straight time and advancing to the Region 2-A Finals for the third straight time.
Chipley put an end to their third straight FHSAA Final Class 1A run knocking off the Panthers 73-53 in Chipley Friday night.
With the loss, Andrew Moten’s team ended the season at 19-4.
ONE IN TWO
The University of Florida woke up Monday morning with a pair of number one nationally ranked teams.
The men’s basketball squad is on an 18-game winning streak and at 25-2 find themselves atop the college men’s basketball world.
Not to be outdone, the women’s softball team is 16-0 and atop the national poll in that sport.