North Carolina High School Athletic Association

Kenny Ford Announces Retirement From Charles D. Owen

         SWANNANOA—Veteran head football coach Kenny Ford has announced his retirement and will be stepping down from his coaching position at Charles D. Owen High School, according to a report in the Asheville Citizen-Times.

         Ford has coached for 29 years and saw his teams notch 230 victories and 14 conference championships.  A graduate of Charles D Owen, he has been coaching at his alma mater since 1985.

He will be retiring effective at the end of the school year, according to the newspaper report.