2020 Countdown to Kickoff: Heritage Patriots

A face that's familiar to many in Monroeville will be roaming the sidelines at Heritage High School this fall.

Posted: Aug 8, 2020 11:55 PM
Updated: Aug 9, 2020 10:22 AM

MONROEVILLE, Ind. (WFFT) - A face that's familiar to many in Monroeville will be roaming the sidelines at Heritage High School this fall.

After spending the last two seasons as Bishop Dwenger's defensive coordinator, Casey Kolkman has taken the head job at his alma mater.

The 1991 Heritage grad takes over for Nico Tigulis, who managed just eight wins during his four seasons with the Patriots.

It will be a challenge, but Kolkman says he felt called to return to his roots, and his players say they're happy to have an alum leading the program.

Heritage will open its season with a tough test against Eastside on Aug. 21.

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