FOREST - Melvin Whitlock is the new boys basketball head coach at Jefferson Forest H.S. He was introduced at an event Monday evening at the school's gym.
Whitlock played basketball at Halifax County H.S. and was a three-year varsity player. He attended Ferrum College and was on the football roster there for two seasons. He then transferred and graduated from Liberty University.
Most recently Whitlock was the junior varsity head coach at Heritage H.S. from 2011-2014. He was also a varsity assistant under coach Dan Stephens from 2008-2014.
To see Justin Feldkamp's complete interview with Whitlock please click on the video player above.