Former University of Kentucky football player Mikie Benton is the new head coach at Russellville High School.
Blessed and Honored to be named the next head coach of Russellville! To everyone sending texts, calls, tweets, and everything else, it’s all appreciated!! Excited for the opportunity!! @RVKFootball, let’s get to work!!! #CoachBenton pic.twitter.com/sSm2BsYRMJ
— Mikie Benton (@Mikeb31) January 26, 2018
Mikie Benton introduced as the new head football coach at Russellville. His team is excited, it seems. pic.twitter.com/dxUJL4vDLu
— The Sporting Times (@sportingtimes) January 26, 2018
Russellville was 7-5 last season and made it to the second round of the 1A playoffs before losing 50-26 to Campbellsville.