Bill Peebles '88 has been hired as the school's new head varsity football coach. Peebles comes to Cathedral from Lawrence Central where he spent the last two years leading the Bears to back-to-back winning seasons for the first time since 2011-2012. Prior to Lawrence Central, Peebles built a successful football program at Southport High School. Peebles played on Cathedral's first state championship team in 1986. He was a four-year starting linebacker and team captain his senior year at the University of Evansville. In addition, he was the Fighting Irish's assistant coach and offensive coordinator for ten years and was our dean of students for five years. His father, Julian Peebles '64, is a past president of Cathedral. His children, Jacob and Monica, graduated from Cathedral in 2012 and 2013 respectively. His wife Jeanne's daughter, Molly O'Brien, graduated from Cathedral in 2010.