Bay Port’s Gary Westerman is stepping down as football coach

Bay Port’s football team is suddenly looking for a new leader.

Longtime coach Gary Westerman has resigned after twelve seasons. Players were informed of his decision during a voluntary team meeting on Monday.

In an email to parents, Westerman said it was time to focus on family and other interests and that he is confident a new coach will build on the success created in the program.

Check back for updates on this developing story.