Kyle Hockman has returned McEachern to its place among the top teams in Cobb County during his five seasons in Powder Springs.
After finishing 5-5 in his first year, the Indians have made four consecutive playoff appearances, won three region championships and posted a combined record of 38-8. McEachern also had 10-win seasons in 2009, 2010 and 2011 after not winning more than nine games in any year since 1999.
“I think we’re getting to where we want to be,” Hockman said. “Our numbers are high, and we’ve got a lot of good players and good coaches. We’re working very hard in the weight room and in the classroom. Obviously it’s always an ongoing process as you lose graduates and things like that. But our youth programs are working hard and doing things right.
“So we’re excited about the direction of it. We’re looking to get into that exclusive company of talking about state championships on a consistent basis, to be in that hunt. We’ve just got to do a