Gainesville High School has hired Justin Powers as its new head boys basketball coach.
Powers comes over from Freedom-South Riding. In 2019, Powers led the Eagles to the Class 5 state championship game, where they lost to Maury 57-49.
Powers took over as Freedom-South Riding’s head coach in 2013. He’s a former assistant at Robinson High School.
The Eagles went 2-12 this season. Gainesville opens in the fall.