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Harry Jones takes over as the Varsity Baseball Coach

Broughton is honored to welcome Harry Jones as the new head coach for the varsity baseball team.  Jones a ’78 graduate of Enloe and ’82 of Duke University boasts 23 years of head coaching experience in Wake County.  From 1988-2006 he coached at Millbrook leading the program to 4 conference titles, 12 playoff appearances, 9 all state players, 25 collegiate student athletes, 4 professionals and 1 major league player.  From 2006-20011 Jones coached at the recently opened Panther Creek, even though the record was not impressive Coach Jones was able to build a Strong base program where baseball will flourish for years to come.

Coach Jones lives with his wife Melody of 18 years, son Jacob 17, daughter Kirby 14 and Hattie Bell, perhaps the smartest golden retriever ever born.

Coach Jones will be reuniting with Coach Newton for the first time since their 2004 American Legion state championship tournament run.

“I look forward to building on the Broughton traditions constructed by outstanding men.” Coach Harry Jones

 

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