Head Football Coach Press Release

CAMDEN COUNTY SCHOOLS                                                                 252-335-0831

HEAD FOOTBALL COACH PRESS RELEASE                                   April 12, 2019

The Camden County School System is pleased to announce that Josh Sophia has been named as Head Football Coach for Camden County High School for the 2019-2020 school year.  Coach Sophia is currently serving as a teacher and coach at North Rowan High School in Spencer, NC and has been employed with the Rowan-Salisbury School System since 1998.  Coach Sophia is a graduate of Chowan University, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Education.  While at Chowan, Coach Sophia was a four year starter and was named Offensive Lineman of the Year during the 1995-1996 season.

Athletic Director Mark Harnly said in a statement that “Josh Sophia is the coach we need to rebuild our football program.  He brings a wealth of experience from Rowan County and has a passion and energy for improving our athletes in the weight room, on the field, and in the classroom.  We are excited to have him as our coach!”

Coach Sophia also released the following statement expressing his enthusiasm for the new role: “I am very honored and humbled for the opportunity to lead the Camden County High School football program.  I thank Dr. Ferrell, Ms. Davis and the administrative staff at Camden County Schools for this wonderful opportunity.  I would like to thank everyone from former players, coaches, and coworkers who have helped me along the way.  My family and I are very excited to start the next chapter in our lives! Go Bruins!”