Siegel Cross Country coach Phil Young has been selected by the TSSAA as the 2108-2019 Cross Country Coach of the Year. Coach Young will be submitted to the National Federation of High School Associations and he will be receiving a certificate recognizing this distinguished honor later this year. Coach Young will now have the opportunity to be selected as the Sectional Coach of the year.
Coach Phil Young has been at Siegel High School since opening in 2003. He has been the Cross-Country coach since 2008. In that time, he has produced 3 state champions, Nicole Gardner in 2012, and the 2017-2018 Boys State Champions.
Coach Young does an incredible job developing relationships with his runners. Phil is held in high regard with the staff and administration at Siegel High.