didn't like the way his
career was heading.
The former Marine was the head football coach at Shade-Central High School
in Carinbrook, Pa.
But he was also the dean of students.
"I was just sitting there thinking, 'God, I'm going to end up being a principal if I don't watch myself,'" Boley said.
"I just want to be the coach and a physical education teacher and work with the kids."
will get that chance at Caroline High School
He was hired last night as the Cavaliers' new football coach.
officially listed as the dean of students again, but will also work in the classroom.
"That was one of the things that drove me to this job," said Boley
who will teach a weight training class.
The two became friends when Boley was an assistant coach at Navy.
, a 51-year-old Ak-ron, Ohio native, performed clinics for the Panthers on the option offense.
"[Boley] was down there looking at film, putting in extra time and exchanging ideas."
Boley, who has coached for 18 years, was the head coach of the Navy sprint team that won two conference championships.
He was the offensive line coach at Indiana State and Western New Mexico.
plans to operate a run-based offense.
"I'm here to go in a different direction, be enthusiastic and do what's best for the kids," Boley