Penn Cambria John Franco

Penn Cambria coach John Franco is shown at the Laurel Highlands Athletic Conference media day on Aug. 11, 2017.

Veteran high school football coach John Franco will return to Tyrone High School, where he led the Golden Eagles to a state championship 20 years ago.

The Tyrone School District board of directors made the vote official on Tuesday night, according to media reports.

Franco spent the past two seasons at Penn Cambria High School, where the Panthers went 4-6 in 2018 after going winless the previous year.

He led Tyrone to three appearances in the PIAA Class AA title game, winning the gold in 1999.

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