This award is give to an outstanding high school strength and conditioning coach in recognition for his or her achievements and work on behalf of high school coaches and the advancement of the strength and conditioning profession. A current CSCS and RSCC distinction is required.
Know of a deserving individual? Award Nominations are March 1-15.
Nominations are accepted online between March 1-15 of each year for the High School Strength and Conditioning Coach of the Year, William J. Kraemer Outstanding Sport Scientist, Sports Medicine/Rehabilitation Specialist, Personal Trainer, Nutritional Research, Educator of the Year and Terry J. Housh Young Investigator award. Voting will be online between May 1-15. These awards are presented at the July National Conference.
Nominations are accepted online between September 1-15 of each year for the Professional, College and College Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach of the Year Awards. Note: Nominees must hold the RSCC distinction. Voting will be online between November 1-15. These awards are presented at the January Coaches Conference.
Congratulations to our 2013 Winner, Mike Duehring, MS, CSCS, RSCC,*D, USAW!
Past Award Recipients Include:
2012 - Gary E. Schofield Jr, CSCS,*D
2010 - Scott J. Sahli, CSCS,*D, NSCA-CPT,*D, Northfield High School
2009 - Adam Beard, CSCS, Aspire Academy of Sport Excellence
2008 - Charles R. Wells, MS, CSCS,*D, Emporia High School
2007 - Kevin Vanderbush, MS, CSCS, Ben Davis High School
2006 - Ian Jeffreys, CSCS,*D, NSCA-CPT, Welsh Rugby Union
2005 - Patrick McHenry, MA, CSCS,*D, RSCC, Ponderosa High School
2004 - Bruce Harbach, CSCS,*D, Lancaster Catholic High School
2003 - Larry Meadors, PhD, CSCS,*D, NSCA-CPT,*D
2002 - Rosalin Hanna, CSCS,*D
2001 - Stephen Nunnink, Brainard Minnesota School District
2000 - Patrick Mediate, Greenwich High School
1999 - Bud Bjornaraa, Apple Valley High School
1998 - Robbie Robinson, Mesquite High School
1997 - Ron Thomson, Auburn High School
1996 - Mike Nitka, Muskego High School
1995 - Steve Kenyon, Del Campo High School
1994 - Edwin Jones, Eastern Senior High School
1993 - Dan Burk
1992 - Mike Burgener, Rancho Buena Vista High School
1991 - John Waters, Big Foot High School