Christian County will be searching for a new boys’ basketball coach for the second straight year. WHOP Sports has learned Tyler Smithart will be leaving after one season to become the new head coach at Henderson County.
Smithart, who played his high school basketball at Henderson County, replaces Mark Starns, whose contract was not renewed after five seasons. Smithart was 9-22 in his lone season as Christian County coach, after serving four seasons as an assistant to former Colonel coach Kerry Stovall. Before coming to Christian County, Smithart served as an assistant one season at Lexington Henry Clay.