Woodgrove Welcomes New Assistant Athletic Director

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Written by Matthew Gusmerotti, The Woodgrove Outlander

Vernon Mathews has been chosen as the new Assistant Athletic Director after Woodgrove’s former Assistant Athletic Director Bruce Sheppard became the head Athletic Director at Loudoun County High School.

Mathews was an athletic director previously at Trail Side Middle School. He has also served as a special education assistant, a baseball and basketball coach, and was the defensive coordinator for the football team at Warren County High School. Mathews is a retired Army man of 23 years, and he started his job at Woodgrove on Monday, February 8.

There have also been some coaching changes for the spring season. Coach Pinkston was named the new coach of the boys varsity lacrosse team, and Coach Bender for the boys varsity soccer team.