Neshoba Central’s Schoolar to be named head coach at Pearl


Kicks96 News has learned that Neshoba Central’s Patrick Schoolar is set to be named the new head football coach at Pearl High School.

Schoolar was hired at Neshoba Central in February of 2016.

In 8 seasons with the Rockets, he amassed a record of 65-35. Under his leadership, the Rockets played for the North State Championship twice (2021 & 2019) and have made the playoffs every year since 2018.

Prior to Neshoba Central, Schoolar was head coach at Hatley High School for three seasons.

He has also served as head coach for the North team in the 2022 Mississippi Association of Coaches Bernard Blackwell All-Star game and as offensive line coach for the 2019 Mississippi/Alabama All-Star game.