Dougherty High boys' basketball coach Donald Poole is retiring, and will not return as head coach this season.
Dougherty County Schools Athletic Director Johnny Seabrooks tells WALB Poole's retirement became effective December 31.
Assistant coach Ty Hayes will take over as the interim coach for the rest of the year, per school board approval. Hayes has spent the last 12 seasons on the Trojans' bench.
In December, Poole was removed as Dougherty High AD after 11 years in the position.
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