Knoxville Athletic Director Ryan Rump is leaving Knoxville. Rump tells KNIA/KRLS Sports he is taking an Activities Director and Assistant Principal position in the Newton Schools. Rump arrived at Knoxville in the fall of 2014 and oversaw several South Central Conference team championships and individual state tournament appearances and the football squad making its first playoff appearance in nearly a quarter century in 2014. Rump will take over his new job on July 1st.