DUBLIN,NC (WWAY) -- According to multiple sources Red Spring High School offensive coordinator Joe Salas is expected to take over the football program at West Bladen High School pending school board approval. Salas was the head coach at South Johnston for seven seasons prior to his arrival at Red Springs. Salas was 44-42 during his tenure at South Johnston.
West Bladen finished 1-9 in 2011 under head coach Pat Byrd. Over the course of his two seasons at West Bladen Byrd sported a record of 4-16. Byrd served as head coach at West Columbus prior to his tenure at West Bladen.