Coach of the Year

Coach of the Year

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Every year the Las Vegas Raiders will select a High School Coach of the Year from Nevada. Check here for Coach of the Week winners and the annual announcement at the end of the year.

2022 High School Tackle Winners

Basic High School Coach Jeff Cahill

Basic High School Coach Jeff Cahill

This week's recipient is Coach Jeff Cahill from Basic High School. Coach Cahill led the Wolves to a 21-14 win against Clark in the regular season finale. Basic trailed by five points at halftime but didn't allow any points in the second half to earn a No. 2 playoff seed.

Reed High School Coach Garrett Hughes

Reed High School Coach Garrett Hughes

This week's recipient is Coach Garrett Hughes from Reed High School. Coach Hughes led the Raiders to a 28-25 win over rival Spanish Springs High School. Spencer F. scored three touchdowns and rushed for 254 yards helping the Raiders rally from a 10-7 deficit at halftime.

Democracy Prep Academy Coach Darwin Peterson

Democracy Prep Academy Coach Darwin Peterson

This week's recipient is Coach Darwin Peterson from Democracy Prep Academy. Coach Peterson led the Blue Knights to a 18-7 win over the previously unbeaten The Meadows High School. After falling behind 7-0 the Blue Knights scored 18 straight to hand the Mustangs their first defeat of the season. With the win, Democracy Prep is now in a three-way tie for first place in the standings.

Las Vegas High School Coach Erick Capetillo

Las Vegas High School Coach Erick Capetillo

This week's recipient is Coach Erick Capetillo from Las Vegas High School. Coach Capetillo led the Wildcats to a 14-0 win over Basic High School. The Las Vegas defense tallied their second straight shutout and the team has outscored their opponents 148-13 their last 4 games.

Green Valley High School Coach Mauro

Green Valley High School Coach Mauro

Coach Mauro led the Gators to a 24-10 win over Basic High School in the 30th renewal of the Henderson Bowl. The Gators defense came up with five interceptions to help seal the win.

Boulder City High School Coach Chris Morelli

Boulder City High School Coach Chris Morelli

The Las Vegas Raiders this week named Boulder City High School Head Coach Chris Morelli the Tom Flores High School Coach of the Week after his team defeated Virgin Valley, 8-6, in the fifth week of the season. The Eagles held Virgin Valley out of the end zone on eight plays from inside the 5-yard line in the second half to hold on for the narrow victory on the road.'

Somerset Losee High School Coach Dan Barnson

Somerset Losee High School Coach Dan Barnson

This week's recipient is Coach Dan Barnson from Somerset Losee High School after his team defeated Mater East Academy 43-32 in the fourth week of the season. Somerset Losee was led by running back Malachi J., who rushed for 190 yards and a touchdown. This win marks the first win in program history for Dan Barnson and Somerset Losee.

Western High School Coach Jesse Dailey

Western High School Coach Jesse Dailey

This week's recipient is Coach Jesse Dailey from Western High School after his team defeated Pinecrest Academy Cadence 26-7 in the third week of the season. Western was led by quarterback Roberto Vargas, who threw for two touchdowns and rushed for two more.

Arbor View High School Coach Matt Gerber

Arbor View High School Coach Matt Gerber

Coach Matt Gerber from Arbor View High School after his team defeated Shadow Ridge 38-6 in the second week of the season. Arbor View was led by running back Makhai D., who rushed for 147 yards and three touchdowns.

Canyon Springs High School Quincy Burts

Canyon Springs High School Quincy Burts

Coach Quincy Burts, from Canyon Springs High School, was named the Tom Flores High School Coach of the Week his team defeated Arcadia (Ca.) 18-14 in the opening week of the season. This is Coach Burts first win as head coach of Canyon Springs following his time previously at Valley High School.

2021 Flag Football Winners

Desert Oasis High School Coach Todd Thomson

Desert Oasis High School Coach Todd Thomson

Todd Thomson, from Desert Oasis High School, was named the recipient for the Tom Flores Coach of the Year award after Desert Oasis High School went 16-1 in the regular season, earning the number one seed in the Class 4A State Girls Flag Football Playoffs.

Basic Academy Coach Ken Ward

Basic Academy Coach Ken Ward

Ken Ward, from Basic High School, was named the recipient for Week Six after his team defeated Valley High School, and Canyon Springs last week.

Rancho High School Coach Michael Sandoz

Rancho High School Coach Michael Sandoz

Michael Sandoz, from Rancho High School, was named the recipient for Week Five after his team defeated Sunrise Mountain High School, 30-0, and Doral Academy Red Rock, 52-0, last week.

Spring Valley High School Coach Nathan Pangelinan

Spring Valley High School Coach Nathan Pangelinan

Nathan Pangelinan, from Spring Valley High School, was named the recipient for Week Four after his team defeated Eldorado High School, and Durango High School, last week.

Del Sol Academy Coach Anne Schlosser

Del Sol Academy Coach Anne Schlosser

Anne Schlosser, from Del Sol Academy, was named the recipient for Week Three after her team defeated Desert Pines High School, 19-0, and Arbor View High School, 19-0 last week.

Shadow Ridge High School Coach Matthew Nighswonger

Shadow Ridge High School Coach Matthew Nighswonger

Matt Nighswonger, from Shadow Ridge High School, was named the recipient for Week Two after his team defeated Centennial High School, 33-0, Palo Verde High School, 34-20 and Green Valley High School, 18-13 last week.

Liberty High School Coach Jerry Fewer

Liberty High School Coach Jerry Fewer

Jerry Fewer, from Liberty High School, was named the recipient for Week One after his team defeated Clark High School, 19-7 and Shadow Ridge High School 39-19 last week.

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