March 9, 2018
To the families of the Sandhills Sandsharks, it is with a heavy heart that the Board of Directors has formally accepted Head Coach Derek Young’s resignation effective April 8 th , 2018. Derek and his wife will be leaving for Seattle in April, as his wife is returning to work as a corporate lawyer. We are excited for Derek and Jessie and wish them all the best. The Board of Directors would like to extend their sincere appreciation to Derek, for where he has brought our team over the past two years. The process of interviewing for a new Head Coach has begun and the Board of Directors is working diligently with highly qualified candidates to fulfill this vacancy. Derek has been actively involved throughout the interview process and we are grateful for his assistance. More information will be forthcoming, as a candidate will be visiting for a second interview. The Board of Directors will announce any meeting with this coach in the near future. We would like to extend sincere gratitude for your patience and support throughout this process.
The Sandhills Sandsharks Board of Directors