Jim Beatty has resigned as head football coach at T.C. Roberson High School. Beatty, who led the Rams for seven years, stepped down on Tuesday.




He has accepted a position as offensive line coach at Mars Hill University, a Division II school in Mars Hill, N.C., and a member of the South Atlantic Conference.


Beatty, who was an assistant coach with the Rams before he became head coach in 2006 replacing Mike Houston, was 54-42 during his tenure. The Rams were a 4-8 last fall and lost to North Davidson 77-40 in the first round of the Class 4A state playoffs.