TFP: Rhea County hires Mark Pemberton as head coach
Ward Gossett Chattanooga Times Free Press
EVENSVILLE, Tenn. (TFP) -- Mark Pemberton, currently at Brentwood High School, has been hired as the football coach at Rhea County.
Rhea principal Jesse Messimer confirmed the move Thursday afternoon.
"He has a heck of a resume -- wins and losses, where he's been and what he's accomplished," Messimer said.
Brentwood reached the Class 6A quarterfinals last season, finishing 11-2. Pemberton also had championship finals appearances and a state title during his time at Knoxville Catholic. He has a career coaching record of 163-69 with two decades of coaching experience.