Science Hill has a brand new coach for women soccer as Ron Sort was chosen Tuesday to steer this system.
Sort has been a longtime presence within the Johnson Metropolis soccer neighborhood.
“He’s been with soccer in Johnson Metropolis since soccer began,” Science Hill athletic director Keith Turner mentioned. “He has coached in membership, highschool, and refereed at a excessive stage. He’s a soccer nut.
“He’s nicely versed in soccer, and his daughters performed at Science Hill. He’ll proceed to maintain this system the place it’s. I’ve little question about that.”
Sort — who had been an assistant at Science Hill — replaces David Strickland, who took over the women program previous to the 2015 season. Strickland led Science Hill to state match appearances in 2017 and 2019. Every time, the Girl Hilltoppers took a tricky one-goal loss with setbacks to Franklin (2-1) in 2017 and Maryville (3-2).
Turner mentioned Strickland and his spouse purchased a small enterprise lately.
“It required extra time in the summertime and early fall,” Turner mentioned. “However he’ll nonetheless coach the boys.”