KILLEEN, Texas The Ellison Eagles have a new head football coach, Todd Wright takes over the program after Trent Gregory's retirement earlier this year.
Wright comes from Houston Waltrip High School where he has had success as head coach. Wright led Waltrip to a perfect regular season and a playoff berth this past season. It was the first undefeated regular season in Waltrip's program history.
In a statement released by Killeen ISD Friday, the Superintendent had this to say about the hiring.
“We are excited to have Coach Wright joining Killeen ISD and Ellison High School,” Superintendent John Craft said. “Coach Wright has done an incredible job in Houston and throughout his coaching career, and we are thrilled that he will be an Ellison Eagle.”