Boiling Springs Crest coach Mark Barnes, who led his team to the N.C. 3AA championship game in his first season, will coach the 2011 N.C. Shrine Bowl team.
His assistants will be Olympic's Barry Shuford, Apex's Gregg Thomas, Tarboro's Jeff Cradock, North Forsyth's Pete Gilchrist, a former Olympic and West Charlotte head coah, and Fayetteville Britt's Richard Bailey and Hope Mills South View's Randy Ledford.
Conway's Chuck Jordan will coach the S.C. team in the game, to be held in December. 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.