WOODSBORO – In a broadcast text message Tuesday afternoon, Woodsboro Athletic Director Xavier Rangel announced he was resigning to take another position.

“I was offered and accepted a job in Ralls this weekend,” he texted.

Ralls is about 30 miles from Lubbock.

“I was not an easy decision but one that I felt best for me at this point in my life,” he said.

“Superintendent Janice Sykora said she wished Rangel well, and noted he did a good job for the district.

Sykora said the district has to advertise the position for two weeks.

She said the deadline to apply is June 11 because the job begins July 8.

Tim Delaney is the Refugio editor at the  Advance-Guard Press and can be reached at 361-526-2397, or at refugio@mySouTex.com.