DIAMOND — After guiding the Diamond Wildcats to their two best seasons in school history, including their first Spring River Valley Conference title last season, head coach Ben Glidewell will be leaving Diamond to become the new head coach at Benton High in St. Joseph, a team that finished 4-6 last season in the Midland Empire Conference and Class 4, District 8.

DIAMOND — After guiding the Diamond Wildcats to their two best seasons in school history, including their first Spring River Valley Conference title last season, head coach Ben Glidewell will be leaving Diamond to become the new head coach at Benton High in St. Joseph, a team that finished 4-6 last season in the Midland Empire Conference and Class 4, District 8.
"I will always have a special place in my heart for Diamond and the players I had the privilege to coach the last two years," Glidewell said. "I believe the support is in place from the administration and the community for the next coach to continue the success that was started.

Read the complete story in the Jan. 27 print edition of the Neosho Daily News.