Mike Biggerstaff is returning to the sidelines as the head football coach at West Caldwell High School. The school made the announcement last week.Biggerstaff coached West Caldwell from 1979 through 1987 going 75-21 . Biggerstaff, now 70 years old takes over a program that went 0-11 in 2018. Biggerstaff retired after the 1987 season and worked in private business for 14 years until East Burke lured him to take over their program in 2002. He coached East Burke for nine seasons going 59-35.
West Caldwell will drop to 2A beginning with the 2019 season. They will become members of the Northwestern Foothills Conference which includes Hibriten, East Burke, West Iredell, Fred T Foard, Patton, Draughn, and Bunker Hill.