Updated: 02/11/2014 6:31 PM
Created: 02/11/2014 10:51 AM KAALtv.com
(ABC 6 NEWS) -- Long-time John Marshall football coach Jack Drews announced his retirement Tuesday.
Drews has been the Rockets head coach for the past 17 years, and complied a 106-65 record during his tenure.
"Anytime you get to work with kids, get them to mature and become adults and learn from a sport, that's what it is all about," Drews said in a press release.
Drews' Rockets were Big 9 champions three times, and made it to the state tournament four times.
While he'll be leaving the sidelines, he'll remain teaching social studies.