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Southland tabs Deerfield's Murray as football coach

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AMERICUS, GA (WALB) -

Southland Academy has named Deerfield-Windsor defensive coordinator Rod Murray the Raiders' new head football coach.

Murray has spent 10 seasons with the Knights, including serving as the head baseball coach at DWS.

He will continue as the Knights' baseball coach through this season.

Murray began his football coaching career at Southland, and says he has family that still lives in the Americus area.

He says he's excited to take over the Raider program.

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