The Iowa Association of Track Coaches has honored seven area high school coaches with coaching awards. The highest award went to Wahlert head coach Doug Varley who was named the Class 3A boys state coach of the year.
The other honorees received at-large coach of the year recognition including:
- Western Dubuque’s Tom Jasper (Class 4A boys)
- Bellevue’s Scott Jess (Class 2A boys)
- Wahlert’s Tim Berning (Class 3A girls)
- Cascade’s Tim Frake (Class 2A girls)
- Dyersville Beckman’s Todd Troutman and Ryan Meissner (Class 2A girls)