East Ridge picks Simley's Betton as first football coach
Ray Betton has been hired as the first East Ridge High School football coach.
For the past four years, Betton has coached at Simley High School in Inver Grove Heights, where he has amassed a 24-16 overall record. Last season Simley finished 9-2 and was the co-champion of the Classic Suburban Conference along with St. Thomas Academy. The year before Betton took over, the Spartans were 4-6 overall.