Bluffton high gets new athletic director

Cody SlaughterBluffton High School assistant athletic director Cody Slaughter has been named as the school’s new athletic director. He replaces Reggie Fields, who left to become an assistant principal at Cape Fear High School in Fayetteville, North Carolina.

Slaughter has previously served as Bluffton High’s head varsity wrestling coach, assistant football coach and testing coordinator.

“It’s really an honor to be selected,” Slaughter said. “I’ve enjoyed working with our student athletes and coaches and school staff, and those relationships will be important going forward. My goal will be to build upon the tradition of athletic excellence established by my predecessors.