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Howard High football coach Bruce Strunk resigns

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Posted at 11:44 PM, Jan 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-19 23:44:22-05

Howard High School's head football coach, Bruce Strunk, resigned Thursday, the team tweeted. 

Strunk resigned after nine years on the job. During his time there, the team racked up 73 wins, three consecutive regional and county titles and a trip to the finals. 

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In his resignation letter, Strunk said he has had a "wonderful experience leading a great group of young men from the best community in Howard County." 

"Over the past 3 years, I have endured a great amount of stress due to my inability to stick to my principles and frankly, I am tired," he said. "I see a great future for this program and will always support our young men as a teacher, mentor and as someone who cares." 

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