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Detroit King's Tyrone Spencer named new football coach East Kentwood High School

CBS News Detroit Digital Brief for Nov. 29, 2023
CBS News Detroit Digital Brief for Nov. 29, 2023 03:57

EAST KENTWOOD, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) - Detroit Martin Luther King football coach Tyrone Spencer has accepted a job at East Kentwood High School as its new head football coach.

Spencer made a statement on X, saying, "After thorough contemplation, I am thrilled to announce my decision to embrace the role of the next head football coach at East Kentwood High School." 

Read the full statement below: 

Spencer led the Crusaders to state championships in 2016, 2018, 2021 and 2022. 

King went 7-6 during the 2023 season, losing to Mason in a Division 3 state semifinal. 

Spencer takes over an East Kentwood team that went 3-6 this fall. 

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