[AWARDS]Boys high school coaches from Michigan, Montana and Ohio earned NSCAA/Field Turf Coach of the Year honors at the annual awards ceremony at the NSCAA Convention in Indianapolis.
Coaches of the Year:
BoysHigh SchoolDivision I:John Conlon, East Kentwood High School (Mich.)
Conlon led the East Kentwood boys soccer team to a 22-1-4 record and the program’s fourth Division I Michigan state title in the past six seasons.
BoysHigh SchoolDivision II: O'Brien Byrd, Whitefish High School (Mont.)
Since being named head coach of the Whitefish High boys team, Byrd has guided the Bulldogs to four Class A state championships. This season, they went 15-0.
Boys Private/Parochial:Scott Molfenter, Carroll High School (Ohio)
Molfenter led the Carroll High boys team to its third straight Division II state title. The Patriots went 19-0-4 to extend their unbeaten streak to 60 games.