McKinley names alum Malcolm Reed as new head football coach

McKinley names alum Malcolm Reed as new head football coach
McKinley Panthers (Source: Josh Auzenne/WAFB-TV)

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - McKinley High announced Thursday, Feb. 4, that it has appointed Malcolm Reed, a 2002 graduate of the school, as its new head football coach.

He comes to McKinley from St. Amant, where he was the running backs/tight ends coach for the past two seasons. He has a total of 11 years of coaching experience.

Malcolm Reed introduced as new McKinley head football coach

Reed played football and baseball at McKinley. He played college football at Mississippi Valley State and was part of the school’s back-to-back winning seasons in 2005 and 2006.

He was formally introduced during a news conference Friday at 11:30 a.m.

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