MONAHANS, TX (KWES) - The Monahans athletic director and head football coach Mel Maxfield has resigned.

The decision was confirmed by the Board of Trustees in tonight’s Monahans-Wickett-Pyote ISD board meeting.

His resignation goes into effect on Dec. 21.

This was Maxfield’s first season with Monahans. The Loboes went 5-6 this year and lost in the no-district round of the playoffs.