Return to Headlines

New ECCHS Head Football Coach Named

The Elbert County School District is pleased to announce that Trousdale County High School (TN) Head Football Coach Brad Waggoner has been approvedbwaggoner to become the new head football coach at Elbert County Comprehensive High School.  The Board of Education held a called meeting at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, January 11 to act on the recommendation from Superintendent Chuck Bell. 

For the past 21 years, Coach Waggoner has had notable experience at the high school and college levels.  Most recently, as Head Coach/Athletic Director at Trousdale, he led the Yellow Jackets to the 2018 Class AA State Championship Game.  Waggoner also served as the Associate Director of Player Personnel and Offensive Analyst for the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets from 2014-2017.

Coach Waggoner was raised in Fayetteville, Georgia and attended Landmark Christian High School.  As a player, Waggoner was a linebacker at Georgia Tech and a two-year letterman at Liberty University.

Brad Waggoner is married to the former Mary Beth Housch and has a 7-year-old son, Brad Waggoner, Jr.