Laney High names new baseball head coach

Laney High names new baseball head coach

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WECT) - Laney High School has hired a new head baseball coach.

According to school officials, Jason Bentzler will be replacing Aaron Livengood, who was approved as an assistant principal at Laney at the December New Hanover County Board of Education meeting.

Bentzler has been an assistant coach at Laney for the past eight seasons. He formerly served as the head coach at Trask Middle School from 2002-2007.

Livengood had been head coach since Vern Barker stepped down at the end of the 2012 season.

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