Mike Smith is the new head football coach at Eaton Rapids High School. He replaces Craig Benton who coached the Greyhounds to a 1-8 mark in his only season this past fall. Smith was an assistant at Grand Ledge last fall after serving as an assistant at Olivet College.
Smith made his coaching name as head coach at Holt where he left for Olivet after the 2007 season. Smith was coach one year at Eaton Rapids in 1993 when the Greyhounds had a 5-4 record their last winning season. Smith will serve as an academic advisor at the school.