Results for Best High School Football Coach 2013

Total Votes: 355

Biff Poggi

Baltimore, MD

Coming into the season, Poggi has posted a 119-36 record in 16 years. He's managed 11 Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference championships, including the last two.

Total Votes: 11,934

Brian Van Deusen

Clarksville, MD

In 13 seasons, Van Deusen has managed four state titles, seven regional titles and nine Howard County League titles. His overall record is 136-24 coming into the fall.

Total Votes: 31,990

Chuck Markiewicz

Gambrills, MD

Markiewicz has led the Wildcats to 10 playoff appearances, including a 2007 trip to the state finals. Markiewicz earned his 200th career victory last season and in 1994 led North County to the Class 4A state title.

Total Votes: 15,967

DaLawn Parrish

Upper Marlboro, MD

In eight years at Wise, Parrish has compiled a record of 63-23. He's won four conference titles, four regional titles and a state title.

Total Votes: 43

George Petrides

Baltimore, MD

Since 1975, Petrides has compiled a career record of 244-135-1 in his coaching career. He's won numerous Baltimore City titles and conference championships.

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Total Votes: 37,885

Kevin Lynott

Middletown, MD

Lynott has wasted no time making his mark at Middletown, posting a 55-12 record and bringing home state championship hardware for the last two years. Last season the Knights finished undefeated.

Total Votes: 82

Lawrence Smith

Baltimore, MD

Smith has been dominant as a head coach, managing five state titles in the last six years. His career record is 65-6.

Total Votes: 83

Steve Turnbaugh

Parkton, MD

Turnbaugh has a career record of 180-34. The Bulls have won state titles in 1997 (Class 1A), 2001 and 2002 (both 2A); plus 13 Baltimore County league titles.