There’s a new head coach for the Lady Highlanders.
CarterCountySports.com is reporting that Matt Birchfield has been named the new head coach for the Cloudland High School girls basketball program.
Birchfield takes over for Mike Lunsford, who stepped down at the end of this past season.
The Roan Mountain native previously served as a head coach for the program for nearly 15 years. Prior to accepting this position, Birchfield served as the head coach for the Cloudland Middle School girls basketball team. He also served as high school’s softball head coach this season.