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2017 Double-Goal Coach® Award National Winners

03.01.2017

Meet the 50 National Winners of PCA's Double-Goal Coach® Award Presented by TeamSnap. Click any of the four names below to learn more about each coach who will join a panel discussion on-stage at PCA's National Youth Sports Awards Dinner and Benefit Sponsored by Deloitte in Palo Alto, CA on April 22.

  • Suzie Hoyt, Glastonbury High School Swimming, Glastonbury, CT
  • Frankie Jones, Denver Kings Athletic Club and Training (Basketball), Denver, CO
  • Ann Murphy, FC Jaguars and Lutheran High School Soccer, Kansas City, MO
  • Adhir Ravipati, Menlo-Atherton High School Football and Basketball, Menlo Park, CA

   

Scroll further for an alphabetical list of all 50 winners, who were chosen from more than 2,000 nominations. Learn more about what it means to be a Double-Goal Coach. To see our list of 150 finalists, click here

Winners

First Name Last Name School/Organization State Sport(s)
Mariano Albano Alacranes de Arizona AZ Soccer
Skip Allen Allen Baseball Club TX Baseball
G. Glenn Ames 7 Dragons Martial Arts MD Martial Arts
Wes Bateman Reseda High School CA Softball, Volleyball
Katie Berglund Highland Park High School TX Soccer
Robyn Berry Sir Francis Drake High School CA Cross Country, Track & Field
Eric Brandenburg Ashburn Xtreme Hockey Club VA Hockey
Andy Bricker Tampa Preparatory School FL Wrestling
Nick Burke Boston Breakers Academy MA Soccer
Jaye Carlson Guilford Public Schools Unified Sports; Central Shoreline Special Olympics CT Basketball, Soccer, Track & Field, Volleyball
Kevin Castille St. Thomas More Catholic High School LA Cross Country, Track & Field
Chris Dahlander Town North YMCA TX Baseball
Joe Eassa Unity Preparatory Charter School of Brooklyn NY Wrestling
Jeffrey Gardiner Lick-Wilmerding High School CA Cross Country, Track & Field
Chris Goebel Mora High School MN Cross Country
Jeff Grosshans Annie Wright School WA Volleyball
Jesse Hardy Perspectives Math & Science Academy IL Track & Field
Jamey Harlow Parkwood High School NC Cheerleading
Cassie Hartley Spring View Middle School Cross Country & Track CA Cross Country, Track & Field
Tim Hess Newark Memorial High School CA Wrestling, Character Coaching
Linda Houghland Far Hills Country Day School NJ Field Hockey
Suzie Hoyt Glastonbury High School CT Swimming
Bob Johnson Mission Viejo High School CA Football
Frankie Jones Denver Kings Athletic Club and Training CO Basketball
Wardell Jones Texas Heat TX Football
Andrew Kettel Scranton Preparatory School PA Basketball
Greg Lum Ho, Jr Kea'au High School HI Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Softball
Crissy Makela Mankato West High School MN Soccer
Breeze McDonald Earl Watson Elite CA Basketball
Tony McGeary Provo High School UT Football
Jari McPherson K-Town Raptors Football TX Football
Ann Murphy FC Jaguars and Lutheran High School MO Soccer
Gus Ornstein The Fieldston School NY Football
Chris Panayiotou Virginia Rush Soccer Club VA Soccer
Gerson Quinteros DC SCORES | Capital City Public Charter School DC Soccer
Tim Racki Nazareth Academy Varsity Football IL Football
Adhir Ravipati Menlo-Atherton High School CA Basketball, Football
Melissa Ripley McClintock High School/Rio Salado Swim Club AZ Swimming
Cory Sackett Club 1 Volleyball Club IL Volleyball
Curtis Schlunz Clackamas Jr. Baseball OR Baseball
Jim Shaler South Tampa Sticks FL Lacrosse
Doug Shaver Florida Elite Youth Soccer FL Soccer
Rick Sirl Ranger Soccer Club OH Soccer
Mark & Dan Smith & Springer True Grit Lacrosse MT Lacrosse
Michael Spencer Place Bridge Academy CO Soccer
Henry Thomas Gainesville State School TX Basketball, Football, Track & Field
Anthony Triana Wharton High School FL Cross Country, Track & Field
Bonnie Wallin-Kuntz Otis Public School CO Basketball, Track & Field, Volleyball
Heather Woody Iowa Speed Track and Field IA Track & Field
Jamie Young St. Mary's School OR Football
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