(March 24, 2014) – Briar Woods High School boys basketball coach Mike Benson has resigned from the Falcons program, according to Briar Woods Athletic Director Jerry Carter.
Carter via a release: “We are certainly sad to be losing a Coach and person of Mike’s quality in the basketball program. Mike was the head coach for 7 years and did a tremendous job of building our program.”
Benson came to Briar Woods after s short stint as the assistant athletic director at Freedom and prior to that he was the Stone Bridge girls varsity coach.
Benson in the release: “I appreciated all the support from the administration and community over the years. I feel fortunate to have worked with some outstanding student/athletes and enjoyed the great competition in Loudoun County.”
Benson will remain a teacher at Briar Woods and will also remain as the Falcons head golf coach for which he recently was named the Cheers Sports and Viva Loudoun All-Loudoun 2013 Coach of the Year.