New coach gears up for Tiger season

Tony Cade will step behind the helm of the Ontario Tiger football ship this season, replacing former head coach Erik Johnson. Cade was hired in June. (Photo courtesy of Tony Cade)

ONTARIO – Tony Cade is ready for some football.

That’s a good thing, since he is the new grid coach for Ontario High School and the former Burley, Idaho, teacher has some long-range plans for the program.

“I want the community involved, the school, the kids,” said Cade.

Cade was hired in June, replacing former coach Erik Johnson. Johnson departed at the end of the school year to take a job at Eagle Point High School in southern Oregon.

Cade coached football at Burley High School for the past two years and was an assistant coach for a Blackfoot, Idaho, program that . . .