Reports: Propst won't coach at new USA Academy
February 27, 2020
PRATTVILLE, Ala. (WCTV) -- Former Colquitt County High School head football coach Rush Propst has left his new gig just eight weeks into the job, according to multiple news outlets.
are reporting Propst is leaving his position as head coach at the new USA Academy in Prattville, Alabama.
USA Academy is slated to open this coming fall.
AL.com's Josh Bean reports Propst never signed a contract at USA Academy.
"At the time of the press conference, while I believed we had reached agreement on a majority of terms, we had not and have not entered into an employment contract,’’ Propst said in a statement released Thursday afternoon. “Due to a variety of factors outside of my control, I have informed USA Academy that I will no longer consider a position with USA Academy. I wish those associated with USA Academy much success."
on January 2.
after being suspended last February.
WCTV has reached out to the USA Academy for comment but have not heard back.