Hennigan grateful for chance to coach Pirates
Longview — Like most people in the coaching profession, Derrick Hennigan had aspirations of one day becoming a head football coach.
A former center at McNeese State University, Hennigan has received that chance at Pine Tree High School in his 15th year as a coach.
But his opportunity has come under some unique circumstances.
Derek Fitzhenry, who was in his third season at Pine Tree, resigned from his post as athletic director and head football coach Oct. 18, and the school district selected Hennigan to assume those duties on an interim basis.
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