MONROEVILLE, Ind. (WANE) – Dean Lehrman has been a stape of Heritage High School sports for over four decades, but the legendary coach is calling it a career in the classroom.

After 43 years Lehrman is retiring from teaching.

However, he plans to still be the head baseball coach at Heritage, where he has amassed over 600 victories.

He will also serve as an assistant coach for the Heritage football team under new head coach Casey Kolkman.