Alabama News: Shades Valley hires State Championship Coach from Arkansas

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Jamie Mitchell, who led North Little Rock High School in Arkansas to four state championship games in five years, is the new head coach at Shades Valley. In 2017, North Little Rock won Arkansas’ 7A state championship and finished No. 71 in the High School Football America 100 national rankings.

Mitchell amassed a record of 53-12 at NLR. In 23 seasons as a head coach in Arkansas and Mississippi, Mitchell owns a record of 216-72

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