Horton retired at the end of this season after 24 years as head coach. In those years Horton compiled a 368-227 record, was region coach of the year three times and led his team to the Georgia state tournament eight times. A graduate of the University of Tennessee, he has coached for a total of 34 years.
Horton replaces David Muckle, who resigned in February after five years as head coach of the Lady Raiders. Muckle will remain at CHS as a teacher.
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