Dripping Springs has hired two coaches to lead their softball and swimming programs.
Wade Womack, formerly of Brenham, will replace softball coach Keith Tuck, who retired after a successful stint with the Tigers. And Jeff Olsen will take over the swimming and diving program.
Womack’s teams at Brenham and Medina Valley have gone 280-92. He guided two Medina Valley teams to the state tournament and won the Class 3A state championship in 2007.
Olsen has coached swimming teams from Lake Travis to Highland Park to top-10 finishes at the UIL state meet. His girls team at Highland Park won state titles in 2006 and 2007. He also has coached at Texas A&M and Iowa Central Community College.
Olsen was an All-American swimmer at Texas.
Epley, Moore commmit
Leander defensive lineman Michael Epley, who had 80 tackles, 10 for loss, and 12 sacks last year as a junior, has committed to SMU. Epley is a defensive end.
Also, Westwood offensive lineman Brendan Moore has pledged to play at Maryland.