Boulware Approved By KCSD Board

Lugoff-Elgin Sports, News, Sports  |  Published February 21, 2024

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During the February 20, 2024 school board meeting, the Kershaw County School Board approved the hire of Leon Boulware as Lugoff-Elgin High School head football coach and student activities director. Boulware has more than 15 years of high school football coaching experience.

Boulware currently serves as the Head Football Coach at Lewisville High School in Chester County School District, where he has served since 2021. In the past two seasons, Lewisville High has earned a 21-4 record and made it to the third round of the South Carolina High School League playoffs each season. Coach Boulware was named a two-time Region Coach of the Year and SCFCA 1A Upper state Coach of the Year.

Prior to Coach Boulware’s move to Lewisville High he served at Northwestern High School, Indian Land High School, Nation Ford High School and Lancaster High School. During his tenures at those stops, Boulware served various roles including Varsity Football Offensive Coordinator, Special Teams Coordinator, Run Game Coordinator, Head Wrestling Coach and Track Coach. During his coaching career, Boulware has coached players who have earned All-State, All-Region and All-Star Game selections along with multiple State Champions. Boulware also coached two State Championship teams as a Head Wrestling coach, and was state and nationally recognized as coach of the year.

Boulware holds a Bachelor of Science degree in exercise science from Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas. He is a member of the South Carolina Athletic Coaches Association and the American Football Coaches Association. Coach Boulware is married to Malisa Boulware and together they have five children.