The spring is a time for new football contributors to step up, but each year, only a couple translate that into major roles the next season. Right tackle DJ Park, defensive end Daniel Fennell, running back A.J. Turner, wide receiver Jamari Smith and offensive guard Donnell Stanley could all make that jump.
While Richland 2 faces no major challenges, school board members owed it to the community to seek the best superintendent possible. Their duty required a wider search for someone who might bring in bold, effective strategies.