Don Drust, who led Cheshire to a 6-4 record this season as interim coach, has officially been hired on a full-time basis it was announced Friday. Drust took over for Mark Ecke
, who resigned this past spring
after an off-field altercation.
Below is the press release on Drust sent by Cheshire High officials.
High Principal Jeff Solan and Athletic Director Steve Trifone
are pleased to announce the naming of Don Drust as Head Football Coach
at Cheshire High
School effective immediately.
The decision to hire Mr. Drust was
grounded in his commitment to the development of students as learners,
citizens, and athletes. Mr. Trifone indicated that “Don is fully vested
in our athletes not only as football players,
but as students and community contributors”. Mr. Solan added that “Mr.
Drust serves as an outstanding role model for our student-athletes on
and off the field of competition and Cheshire High School is honored to
make him part of our team”.
the identification of a head coach, Mr. Drust and the athletic
department will begin to post available assistant coaching positions.
Anyone interested in joining
the football coaching staff should contact Athletic Director, Steve
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