Monday, August 16, 2010

Former Butler coach hired at Queens Grant

Former Butler High assistant Maurice Jones is the new boys basketball coach at Queens Grant. Queens Grant is a Mecklenburg County charter school, located on Pineville-Matthews Rd., in between Butler and Independence High Schools.

Jones has coached at Anderson College, The Citadel, South Meck and West Meck, Queens Grant athletics director Lauren Mello said.

Jones replaces longtime Queens Grant coach Joe Badgett, a former Charlotte 49ers player.