Wes Schroeder is the new head football coach at Allen East.
Schroeder, a Leipsic graduate, has served as an assistant coach at Leipsic, where he coached quarterbacks, Lima Senior, where he coached wide receivers, and most recently at Olentangy Liberty where he also coached wide receivers. The Patriots advanced to the Division I State Semifinal in 2017. He has also previously served as the head baseball coach at Continental and Lima Senior.
Schroeder replaces Mike Abbey, who stepped down after seven seasons. Abbey compiled a 24-46 record during his seven seasons.
Allen East is now the second area school to fill their football coaching vacancy. You can view the list of area coaching changes in its entirety here.