Rich Holmes has been hired to take over the Abbott Tech football program, athletic director Jon Nadeau announced today.
Holmes is a 29-year vet who previously was the head coach at Sacred Heart (1998-99) and at Notre Dame-Fairfield (1988-91). His last stop was as the offensive coordinator at Danbury under Rick Davis from 2001-08.
Holmes has also been a baseball coach for Danbury’s American Legion organization. He teaches history at Danbury.