Gretna - Gretna Hawks football coach Kevin Saunders announced his resignation Monday.
Saunders coached five years at Gretna, posting a 49-and-15 record including a state championship in 2011 and state runner-up the year before. Saunders' career record is 157-and-80. The Hawks went 7-and-4 this past year, falling in round one of the playoffs. Saunders is heading to Atlanta where he'll take over coaching duties at Cross Keys High School.