Irion County Looking For Turnaround 08-09-14

By Jeff Corean |

Published 08/09 2014 08:56PM

Updated 08/09 2014 08:58PM

In Mertzon the Irion County Hornets have a new head coach at the helm of the Hornets football program in David Waddell.

Waddell comes to Irion County after spending the last seven years as an assistant for Class 5A Abilene Cooper. In his first season as Head Coach, Waddell looking to start the turn around process for the Hornets who are coming off a 2-7 2013 season including a winless district run. The main focus moving forward for Waddell and the Hornets will be defense. The players have adjusted well to the completely new offensive and defensive systems being installed at Irion County and are excited about the upcoming season.

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