Babcock Up For J-Hawks Job 5/8/12

Published 05/08 2012 06:25PM

Updated 05/09 2012 08:17PM

Rockford, Illinois-The Rockford School Board is expected to approve tonight the hiring of Patrick Babcock as the next head football coach at Jefferson.

Babcock has been an assistant coach and a head coach at Rockford College the past five years. He played offensive tackle at the University of Illinois, and he led Stillman Valley to its first State Championship in football in 1999.

Babcock's borther Shawn is expected to take over as the head wrestling coach at Jefferson.

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