Eufaula hires new head football coach

EUFAULA, AL (WTVM) - Eufaula found their man to lead them into the future.

Ed Rigby was approved by the school board to become the team's new head football coach Monday night.

Rigby brings an impressive resume to the Tigers. He last coached at Elba High School, where he led them to the state championship game two years in a row, including a title in 2015.

He's 53-12 in his five years as a head coach and hasn't had a season with less than seven wins. Rigby also led Elba to three straight 10-win seasons.

He replaces Bryan Moore who left the team earlier this month.

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