AMHERST COUNTY, VA(WFXR) — One of our legendary Friday Night Blitz coaches is retiring after a long and awesome career. Amherst County head football coach Bob Christmas told WFXR Sports he’s retiring from coaching after 48 years. In his 4 seasons with the Lancers he led them to the playoffs each year. Christmas had two stints at Jefferson Forest leading the Cavaliers to back to back state titles in 1992 and 1993. Christmas has won more than 300 games during his time as a head coach.