Results for Best High School Football Coach 2013

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Total Votes: 2,679

Cooper Henderson

Artesia, NM

The 2013 season marks 30 years (25 with Artesia, five with Ruidoso) as a head coach for Henderson, whose career record is 265-94-1. Of those 30 seasons, 17 have ended with his teams playing for a state championship, winning 13 along the way...

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Total Votes: 81

Eric Roanhaus

Clovis, NM

New Mexico's all-time winningest head coach with 317 victories, Roanhaus' Wildcats have hoisted 10 state titles (the most recent in 2001) and finished as runner-up nine times in the state's largest class.

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Total Votes: 58

Jaime Quinones

Lovington, NM

Under Quinones (52-35) the Wildcats have won five district titles along with three consecutive Class AAA state championships from 2009-11.

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Total Votes: 8,838

Jimmy Miller

Las Cruces, NM

A proté of Jim Bradley, he played quarterback for the famed New Mexico head coach from 1981-83. Miller has built his own coaching legacy. During the past 15 years, he has won 143 games along with five state titles, each one in New Mexico's...

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Total Votes: 27

Kevin Barker

Albuquerque, NM

Last season's Class AAAAA state finalist - losing by a touchdown to Las Cruces - the Matadors are among the premier teams in New Mexico's largest city, Albuquerque. In his 21 years (14 at Sandia, seven at Manzano High) Barker is 130-92 with...

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Total Votes: 27,840

Mario Trujillo

Santa Rosa, NM

The 2012 New Mexico High School Coaches Association Coach of the Year Award winner, Trujillo has claimed the last three Class AA state titles and is 42-9 in just six years with the Lions.

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Total Votes: 14,482

Michael Bradley

Las Cruces, NM

In 2006, Bradley took the reins of the Trojans program from his father, Jim, a seven-time state champion, and has continued the winning ways. Through seven full seasons, his record is 72-19 with three Class AAAAA state titles and two state ...

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Total Votes: 12,066

Sam Jernigan

Roswell, NM

Through 23 years, Jernigan has achieved just about everything imaginable. He is sixth on New Mexico's all-time coaching list with 214 victories, has won six state titles, including three in the past five years, and owns a 58-6 record since ...