UPDATE: Possible pick named to replace Nicewarner as BHS head football coach

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BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - 5 News has learned that a possible replacement has been selected for interim coach for the Bridgeport High School Football Team.

According to a source close to the high school, John Cole will likely be appointed as head coach for the team.

The Harrison County Board of Education will meet Tuesday evening at which time members will vote on the matter.

If board members vote in favor of Cole, he will replace former head coach Joshua Nicewarner. As of Monday evening Nicewarner had not yet resigned from his position.

Nicewarner is charged with soliciting and seducing a minor.

On Monday, Dr. Mark Manchin said Nicewarner will likely either resign or be terminated.