SHREVEPORT, La. -- One of the most successful football programs in Louisiana is under new leadership.
According to sources, Many High School has hired former Grant High School head coach Dillon Barrett as the new leader of the Tigers.
Barrett is a graduate of Grant and spent the past three years leading his alma mater, taking them to the playoffs twice.
During his playing days, Barrett was a safety for Ole Miss and was part of their 2015 Sugar Bowl Championship team.
Barrett steps in for Jess Curtis, who is now the head coach at Natchitoches Central High School. Curtis led the Tigers to three state championships, most recently this past season in the Division III bracket.