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Petty To Return To Bob Jones Next Season

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Madison, Ala. (WHNT) - During the offseason, Bob Jones boys basketball coach Danny Petty announced he was retiring from coaching.  But when Tim Miller left the girls program, Coach Petty returned to the bench to do something he'd never done, coach girls.

Now that he's helped the Lady Patriots to a number-six ranking in Class 6A and the Huntsville Times Ladies Classic title, he says he is returning to coach next season.

One reason is a junior-laden roster that he says he enjoys coaching.