Coach Andrew Jackson passes away

In March, LBJ coach Andrew Jackson was diagnosed with stage 4 esophageal cancer.

LBJ coach Andrew Jackson has passed away after battling cancer all year.

Jackson found out about the cancer last spring and tried to fight through it.  He underwent chemotherapy and continued to coach the Jaguars to the playoffs in the fall.

Jackson grew up in Manor and was head coach at Reagan and LBJ during his coaching career.  He often coaches with his brother, Sadd.

Attached to this story is the video story by KVUE's Stacy Slayden from the fall while Coach Jack was inspiring everyone with his fighting spirit.

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