HEATH, Ohio (WCMH) — Ellis Booth, the athletic director at Heath High school, died from COVID-19 on Saturday, according to school principal Kat Fields.

Booth was the athletic director for Heath High school since 2016. He also was the former principal at Heath High School from 2006 until 2016.

New Albany and Granville tweeted their condolences for the Booth’s family and the Heath community.