Vote for the Best Coach in the Nation
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Bridgewater Emery Ethan, Emery, SD
He has won five Class 9-AA state titles and plays on a field which carries his name. In 34 years he has a 213-104 record, No. 10 in state history.
St. Thomas More, Lafayette, LA
Hightower is one of the winningest coaches in Louisiana high school football history with his record of 357-117-1. He has 21 district championships, seven state semifinal appearances and one state title.
Walton, Walton, NY
The Warriors' head coach for 38 years, Hoover sports a 294-75-1 record and has won 14 sectional titles. In 2007, Hoover won his second state title (Class D), outscoring the opposition by an incredible 707-48 margin.
Middletown, 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.
Petal, Petal, MS
Boyles' five state titles (he's also 233-34) span 13 years and two schools. He's at his fourth head-coaching stop and won big at all of them.
Hart, Newhall, CA
From a family of coaching brothers, Herrington has won six Southern Section championships. In 25 years he has posted a 248-69-1 record.
Belfry, Belfry, KY
In 38 years, Haywood has compiled a career record of 362-125. He's managed six trips to the state title game and come away with two wins.
Greenwood, Greenwood, AR
Rick Jones has captured the last three state championships and entered the 2012 campaign with a 38-game winning streak. In 26 years he has put together a 239-64 record with a total of seven state titles.