Coach: Michael Owens, 18th Year (229-318, 201-308 at RBS)
2015-16 Finish: 4th in District 8-A, Eliminated in District Tournament
Top Returning Players:
Sr. PG – Elijah Byfield – 10.5 pts. , 4.2 rebs. , 3.3 assts. , 84 ft percent,
Jr. -C- Jordan Powell – 12.2 pts. , 10.2 rebs. , 68 ft percent. All District 8A.
2016-17 Breakout Players: Hunter Kirk
Red Boiling Springs faces some obstacles heading into the 2016-17 campaign. RBS will feature a very young team squad in the always difficult District 8A. To make matters even more difficult they will play a very tough non-district slate, featuring Pickett Co., Clay Co., Jackson Co., Smith Co. and Westmoreland in addition to playing in Nera White Xmas Tournament at Macon Co. RBS will need production from it younger players, 2 Freshman will start in Matthew Murphy and Mason Hix and they will need help from Sophomore Kendall Thompson and Freshmen Dalton Thompson.
Coach Owens says it will be a great season if:
“If no injuries to top 3 players and Sophomores and Freshmen step up.”
Coach Owens says it will be a tough season if:
“If we have injuries and allow tough schedule to get to us.”