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MHS’ Boyles resigns, search for new football coach to begin immediately


MERIDIAN, MS, December 8, 2023 - The Meridian Public School District Board of Trustees accepted the resignation of Marcus Boyles, the Meridian High School Football coach, in a special called meeting of the MPSD Board of Trustees on Friday, December 8, 2023.

The MPSD family would like to thank Coach Boyles for his commitment to the Wildcat football program over the past year. We wish Coach Boyles the best of luck in his future endeavors.

A search for the next football coach of Meridian High School will begin immediately with the hopes of having a new coach in place by the Spring. The administration will move swiftly to hire the best possible candidate to lead the Wildcat football program and build on the success of the 2023 football season.


About Meridian Public School District: The Meridian Public School District prepares all students in a parent and community partnership to be literate, self-directed learners with the confidence and character to compete in a complex and ever-changing world. MPSD serves 4,900 students on 12 school campuses. For more information, please visit us on the web at