Cedric Figaro Named New Head Football Coach at Lafayette High

The Lafayette Parish School System is excited to announce that Cedric Figaro has been named the New Head Football Coach at Lafayette High School.

Figaro currently serves as a coach for the Acadiana High football team.

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A Lafayette native, Figaro is a graduate of Lafayette High School where he was a linebacker and earned All-State MVP honors and was named a USA Today High School All-American, according to a release.

He continued his academic and athletic career at the University of Notre Dame where he received All-American recognition.

Figaro was a six round draft pick in 1988 for the San Diego Chargers and played 7 seasons in the NFL.

Figaro brings over 18 years of experience to the new head coaching position.