Mark Kennedy


Mark Kennedy: Lincoln City boss says Plymouth draw 'evidence' of Imps' progress

Lincoln City manager Mark Kennedy says Saturday's draw with League One leaders Plymouth Argyle is "evidence" of where the club is heading. The Imps' fourth successive home draw leaves them mid-table, but Kennedy said the "performance was excellent" against a side now 14 games unbeaten in the league. "It's so...
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Mark Kennedy happy with Lincoln players’ mentality after draw with Exeter

Mark Kennedy was pleased to pick up a point in his first game as Lincoln boss after the Imps came from behind to earn a draw against newly-promoted Exeter. Sam Nombe fired the visitors ahead following an excellent start by Matt Taylor’s side, but Tom Hopper levelled matters just after the break with a deft header.

Mark Kennedy: New Lincoln City boss wants 'aggressive and progressive' football

New Lincoln City manager Mark Kennedy wants the Imps to play "progressive and aggressive" football that will "get fans off their seats". Kennedy, 45, left his job as Birmingham City assistant this week to succeed Michael Appleton at Sincil Bank. The ex-Republic of Ireland winger also previously spent four years...

Mark Kennedy: Lincoln City name Birmingham City assistant as new Imps boss

Lincoln City have appointed Mark Kennedy as their new head coach on a four-year contract. The 45-year-old ex-Republic of Ireland international winger has left his job as Birmingham City assistant head coach to take charge of the League One club. "We've been hugely impressed by Mark's knowledge, energy, drive and...

Mark Kennedy named Lincoln head coach

Lincoln have appointed Mark Kennedy as their new head coach on a four-year contract. The 45-year-old, who had been assistant manager to Lee Bowyer at Birmingham, takes over from Michael Appleton, who stepped down following the Imps’ 2-1 win against Crewe on the final day of the season as they finished 17th in Sky Bet League One.

Mark Kennedy has been appointed Lincoln City’s next manager

Lincoln City appoint the Irishman as their newest manager. Dublin manager Mark Kennedy has left his assistant coach role at Birmingham City to take on a lead role in League One at the helm of Lincoln City. Birmingham are currently sitting in 20th place of the Championship whereas Kennedy’s new...
Marietta Daily Journal

Mark Kennedy: Hixson man, 97, has been saving newspapers since the 1930s

Nov. 14—When 97-year-old Wayne Shearer was a boy, he delivered newspapers in Cordele, Georgia. He noticed how some of the reporters for the Cordele Dispatch, the town's afternoon daily, carried themselves with a certain swagger. By the time he was a teenager, Shearer took up a hobby most people would...
Marietta Daily Journal

Mark Kennedy: Ooltewah minstry aims to draw men together

Nov. 7—When a member of the Ooltewah-based Christian ministry Blueprint for Men saw a woman's online appeal for help getting a wheelchair, he sprang into action. More than just making a small donation, the man arranged payment for the woman's $800 insurance deductible and delivered the wheelchair to her house the next day.
Minot Daily News

Coaches Report: Surrey football HC Mark Kennedy

Fresh off their impressive 7-1 regular season, the Surrey High School Mustangs’ football squad authored a thrilling 44-38 shootout win over Ray/Powers Lake in the second round of the 9B state tournament. The Minot Daily News spoke with Surrey head coach Mark Kennedy about his team’s dominant season and second-round...

Mark Kennedy: Californians are suddenly dreaming of East Tennessee

Oct. 17—Mike Schatz was stepping off a train on his way to work one day last year in southern California when a Chattanooga number unexpectedly popped up on his phone. Coincidentally, some months before an acquaintance in California had told Schatz that she was moving to Chattanooga with her boyfriend to restart her career in marketing.