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...Williams named Lighthouse coach
...Antuarn Williams, a member of Taylor High School's athletics Hall of Fame, has been named the new head coach at Lighthouse.Williams, who has been an assistant coach at the DeLand school for two seasons, was hired this week to replace Chad Rhodes, who has resigned as head coach and athletics director last week.
"It still hasn't hit me yet," Williams
said."This is something I've wanted to do for a long time, and hopefully we'll be able to do some good things here."In an interesting twist, Williams said he will remain as the Taylor girls soccer coach.
"If it turns out that (Williams) isn't able to do both, we'll work on another solution."Williams, who graduated from Taylor in 1989, is one of only three Volusia County running backs to amass more than 4,000 yards in a career.He
went on to play at the University of North Carolina
, earning letters in 1992 and 1993.
In addition to being an assistant at Lighthouse
worked as an assistant coach under Tommy Morris and Al Manning with the Taylor
"What I'd really like to do is give the seniors a chance to play football at the next level," Williams