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John Shannon resigns as Biloxi head football coach

John Shannon (Photo source: Twitter) John Shannon (Photo source: Twitter)
BILOXI, MS (WLOX) -

WLOX News has learned Biloxi High School is now on the hunt for a new head football coach. Officials tell us Head Coach John Shannon turned in his resignation to the Biloxi School Board on Tuesday.

Shannon has been the Indians' top coach since 2010. He spent two years coaching at Marshall University before taking the job in Biloxi.

Before coming to the Coast, Shannon told WLOX his last coaching challenge was to take a high school football program and make it a winning program. He has had success coaching, and winning, at the college football Division II, Division III and Division I-AA levels.

School officials tell us they will start the search for a new head coach immediately.

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