CRANE - As first reported by the Odessa American's Eric Blum, Crane ISD has hired Spearman Athletic Director/ Head Football Coach Steve Rodman as their next athletic director/ head football coach.
CBS 7 confirmed Rodman's hiring with Crane ISD on Thursday.
Rodman will replace Kirk Byrd who is leaving to become an assistant coach at Sweetwater High School.
The Golden Cranes went 3-8 last season, losing in the Bi-District round to Littlefield.
Rodman was 67-40 in 9 yearrs at Spearman. The former Crane coach took the Lynx to 7 straight playoff appearances.
As of right now, the are no more football coaching opening in the Permian Basin.