ASHEBORO, N.C. -- Asheboro City Schools announced Kevin Gillespie will serve as head football coach at Asheboro High School.

Gillespie returns to his Blue Comet roots in Asheboro where his teaching and coaching career started in 1994.

He served 11 years at Page High School in Greensboro.

While at Page, Gillespie led the football team to the 2011 4-AA state championship and was a 4-AA state runner-up in 2015 and 2016. He posted a 101-45 record at Page and has a 135-68 overall coaching record.