Sale Creek no longer satisfied with just reaching playoffs

Staff photo by Olivia Ross / Sale Creek football coach Jason Fitzgerald talks to players during a May practice. Fitzgerald was hired in February to lead the Panthers after resigning from Meigs County, where he had a highly successful run as coach of the Tigers.
Staff photo by Olivia Ross / Sale Creek football coach Jason Fitzgerald talks to players during a May practice. Fitzgerald was hired in February to lead the Panthers after resigning from Meigs County, where he had a highly successful run as coach of the Tigers.

SALE CREEK PANTHERS

Head coach: Jason Fitzgerald (first year here; 171-79 overall)

Returning starters: 7 offensive; 7 defensive

Last year's record: 4-7, lost in TSSAA Class 1A first round

Key players: Jackson Moore (5-11, 147) Sr.