These Coaches have been selected and approved to coach their respective teams in the 75th Shrine Bowl Game to be played on Saturday, December 17th at Gibbs Stadium on the campus of Wofford College in Spartanburg.
The North squad will be led by Head Coach Mark Barnes from Crest High School in Shelby, NC. His assistants will be Barry Shuford, Olympic High School, Charlotte; Gregg Thomas, Apex High School, Apex; Jeff Cradock, Tarboro High School, Tarboro; Pete Gilchrist, North Forsyth High School, Winston-Salem; Richard Bailey, Jack Britt High School, Fayetteville; and Randy Ledford, South View High School, Hope Mills. Coach Barnes was an assistant on the 2001 team.
The South Carolina squad will be led by Head Coach Chuck Jordan from Conway High School in Conway, SC. His assistants will be Ken Cribb, Bluffton High School, Bluffton; David Bundrick, Lexington High School, Lexington; Ken Schofield, Great Falls High School, Great Falls; Mike Lancaster, Dorman High School; Johnny White, Cheraw High School, Cheraw; and Walter Wilson, Calhoun County High School, St. Matthews. Coach Jordan was an assistant on the 1999 team.