Mustang Athletics would like to wish a very warm welcome to our new head boys basketball coach; Eric Blair. Coach Blair comes to the Mountain from Alpharetta High School where he has served as the head boys basketball coach the last two seasons taking the Raiders to the GHSA Playoffs in the 2017-18 season.
Coach Blair served as an assistant to KMHS coach Jesse Bonner for three seasons from 2013-2016 helping lead the Mustangs to 3 consecutive trips to state playoffs. Coach Blair has served as an instructor at both the NIKE Elite Hoops Basketball (2015-17) and the Mark Fox Basketball Camp (2016-17). While also assisting on the softball and baseball staffs at Kennesaw Mountain from 2009-2016.
A graduate of South Cobb High School, Coach Blair was a multi-sport athlete playing both basketball and baseball earning 1995 West Cobb Player of the Year and All-County Honors for basketball. After high school Coach Blair attended Southern Polytechnic State University playing both basketball and baseball. Following his playing days he became an assistant basketball coach at Southern Polytechnic State University helping lead to a 27-4 record and #3 NAIA national ranking.
Coach Blair will serve as a member of the special education department at KMHS. Welcome home Coach Blair!