SDFCA Awards to be Presented at State Title Game

The South Dakota Football Coaches Association will be honoring award recipients during halftime of the 11AAA State Championship Game held at SDSU Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium on Friday, November 15th, 7:00 pm.  The awards will be presented by Steve Gilbertson, President of the South Dakota Football Coaches Association; recipients are as follows:

Region Coaches of the Year:

Region 1 Tanner Christensen, Webster Area

Region 2  Dusty Hourigan, Deuel

Region 3  Mark Senftner, Sully Buttes

Region 4  Chris Koletzky, Sturgis Brown

Region 5  Jared Fredenburg, Sioux Falls Lincoln

Region 6  Jake Terry, Elk Point-Jefferson

Region 7  John King, Gregory

Region 8  Brady Carmichael, New Underwood

SDFBCA State Friend of Football – given each year to an individual who has gone above and beyond in their support and service to high school football in the state of South Dakota.

Recipient – Barb Haberling, Administrative Assistant for the South Dakota High School Activities Association

SDFBCA 40-Year Award – given each year to high school football coaches who have given 40 years of service coaching football in the state of South Dakota.

Recipient – Jeff Van Leur, Head Football Coach for Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan