Evergreen names David Leek its new football coach

Rifle Evergreen football

(Lance Wendt/LanceWendt.com)

David Leek will be Evergreen's new football coach, athletic director Tony Barnett announced on Wednesday.

Leek spent the final five games of the 2017 season as Evergreen's interim coach, and prior to that was a Cougars' assistant for three seasons. He coached linebackers, running backs, defensive backs, and was the special teams coordinator.

Evergreen went 4-1 in those games under Leek last season, and reached the Class 3A playoffs. The Cougars were 9-2 in 2017.

Leek played college football at Army.

Follow all of this offseason's coaching movement in our coaching changes tracker.