In surprise move, Ontario’s football coach resigns

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)

UPDATE: This story has been updated with additional details.

ONTARIO - Tony Cade, head football coach at Ontario High School, has resigned under circumstances that haven't been disclosed.

The Ontario School District announced the change Thursday morning, just one day ahead of the Tigers' homecoming game Friday against Baker.

"We regret to inform you that football coach Tony Cade has resigned from his head coaching position. We recognize that the timing of this decision will be difficult for those involved as it is homecoming week. However, our OSD family respects his decision to step . . .