Anders had been on Tift County’s staff since 2013 and became head coach in 2015, succeeding John Reid, who is now at Rome.
Anders is one of five South Georgia head coaches who were hospitalized and treated for COVID-19 during the season. All recovered and rejoined their teams.
Morgan County’s Bill Malone has stepped away after 14 seasons. His teams were 83-67 with two region titles. Morgan County finished 6-5 this season.
Villa Rica’s Christian Hunnicutt won’t return. Hunnicutt sat out this season with health issues, and the team was headed by David Norred in the interim. Villa Rica was 4-5.