May 22, 19, 11:03 AM #1
Martin County hires Robin Harmon-Newsome as head girls hoops coach.Robin Harmon-Newsome retired from her longtime position as athletic director at Sheldon Clark back in 2017, and she was also the girls basketball coach for Sheldon Clark in the late 90s and early 00s.
She is also a Sheldon Clark alum, where she led the state in scoring back in 1978 with a pre-three point arc average of 33 points per game.
Congratulations and good luck to Coach Harmon-Newsome and the Lady Cards!Advertisement
May 22, 19, 11:18 AM #2
May 22, 19, 12:21 PM #3I must be out of the loop. Martin County?
May 22, 19, 12:28 PM #4
May 22, 19, 12:30 PM #5New high school, successor to Sheldon Clark.
May 22, 19, 07:42 PM #6So, actually, same high school...just a new name. That happened a lot in the 1960's when consolidation was all the rage and schools would change the name to "____ County." It usually included a consolidation, but...like in this case...not always.
As one of those "diggers" who likes to keep track of all kinds of history, it's a bit of a kink in the works.
Thanks for the info, guys..especially the link from Colonels to the previous thread.
Last edited by broadcaster; May 22, 19 at 07:57 PM. Reason: adding punctuation and info