EAST-WEST ALL-STARS: Mangum to coach West girls’ basketball in 2022

Published Tuesday, July 27th, 2021

Hibriten’s Blanton will guide West boys’ soccer in July

 

By CHRIS HOBBS

HobbsDailyReport.com

GREENSBORO – Next year’s East-West All-Star coaching staffs will include a trio of veterans from the area’s three new conferences.

MANGUM

The games, sponsored by the North Carolina Coaches Association (NCCA) announced Tuesday:

— Brad Mangum of North Lincoln, who had to withdraw as West girls’ basketball head coach for this year’s game due to a family emergency, will be the West head coach in July.

— Hibriten’s Jim Blanton will be the West boys’ soccer head coach. Shea Bridges, his coaching colleague at Hibriten, was this year’s West girls’ head coach.

— The West football staff, with Darryl Brown of Greensboro Grimsley as head coach, will include Statesville’s Randal Gusler and Brian Hampton of Ashe County as assistants.

The other West head coaches are: Josh Martin of Asheville Roberson (girls’ soccer) and Andrew Muse of Mount Tabor (boys’ basketball).

Barbara Nelson of Myers Park will be the girls’ head basketball coach for the North Carolina-South Carolina All-Star game while Brad LeVine of Crest is head coach for the boys’ game.

2022 EAST-WEST ALL-STAR COACHES

(as selected by N.C. Coaches Association)

FOOTBALL

East: Reggie Lucas, head coach, Wake Forest; assistants: Brian Batchelor, Southern Nash; Chris Hall, Cape Fear; Luke Little, Wilmington Laney; Bryan Till, Richmond County

West: Darryl Brown, head coach, Greensboro Grimsley; assistants: Tiesuan Brown, Mount Tabor; Randall Gusler, Statesville; Brian Hampton, Ashe County; Al Hendricks, Reidsville; Joe Nixon, Mooresville

GIRLS BASKETBALL

East: Chris Bradshaw, head coach, Kinston; Adrienne Gale, Wilmington Ashley

West: Brad Mangum, head coach, N. Lincoln; Frank McNeil, Greensboro Dudley

BOYS BASKETBALL

East: Larry Williford, head coach, Farmville Central; Chris Davis, Raleigh Millbrook

West: Andrew Muse, head coach, Mount Tabor; Duane Lewis, N. Mecklenburg

GIRLS SOCCER

East: Justin Schatz, head coach, Wilmington Hoggard

West: Josh Martin, head coach, Asheville Roberson

BOYS SOCCER

East: Jay Raynor, head coach, E. Bladen

West: Jim Blanton, head coach, Hibriten

NORTH CAROLINA-SOUTH CAROLINA BASKETBALL

GIRLS

Head coach Barbara Nelson, Myers Park; assistant Jamie Willoughby, Tarboro

BOYS

Head coach Brad LeVine, Crest; assistant Chris Cherry, South Central

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *