Vote for the Best Coach in Region 1
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John Bapst, Bangor, ME
O'Connell took over a program on a 41-game losing streak and has managed a 68-36 record over the last 10 seasons. In 2008, he led John Bapst to the Class C 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.
Milford, Milford, NH
In 2002, Jones (84-38 in 13 seasons at Milford) directed the Spartans to the state finals for the first time in nearly 20 years. They were shut out by Hanover that day, but returned to the state title game the next season, claiming a Division III victory in 2003 and a Division IV runner-up a year later.
Staples, Westport, CT
He has led Staples to three state titles in 20 years.
Mansfield, Mansfield, MA
He has won six Division II Super Bowls. In 25 years he has posted a 204-66-4 record.
Hartford, White River Junction, VT
Stone has created a dynasty since the millennium, winning the last three D-I state titles and five of the last six. He's gone 190-72 in his 27-year career.
East Providence, East Providence, RI
During his 24-year career he has posted a 184-88 record, winning five Division I Super Bowls and placing second twice.