Alto head football + AD to retire

ALTO, TX ( - In a move expected for weeks, the man who led Alto to back-to-back state championships will retire.

Veteran head football coach and athletic director Keith Gardner submitted his resignation Tuesday night, according to Alto offensive coordinator Paul Gould.

Gardner had a stellar eight-year stint in Alto, leading the Yellow Jackets to an 80-19 record and consecutive Class A state championships in 2006-07.

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