Jonathan Branch has resigned as the head soccer coach of the Oxford Chargers. Branch has served as head coach the past three seasons, with his final season coming with a win in the Class 5A playoffs.<>
Branch met with his players Monday afternoon. He submitted a letter of resignation to athletics director Mike Martin Monday morning. Branch said that it has been an honor and a pleasure to serve as the head coach of the Chargers, but he was resigning to be closer to his family and wife, who is expecting a child later this year.
Branch was hired at Oxford by former AD Johnny Hill. Branch will remain with the school district through the end of the school year.