BEND - U.S. Cellular issued a request to the West Bend
community to nominate their favorite coaches, who are
leaders and have a positive impact on their schools, players
and community. The program is open to K-12 school-affiliated
and assistant coaches of any sport.
only see what these coaches do on the field, and U.S.
Cellular knows the Most Valuable Coaches also do so much off
the field, investing their time behind the scenes, to
prepare their teams for the next game and the next step in
their lives,” a news release said.
are accepted through 11:59 a.m. on Sept.
10 at www.themostvaluablecoach.com.
the Top 50 coaches have been selected from the nominees,
public voting will determine the final 15 coaches. The top
three winning coaches will be selected by a combination of
public voting along with a qualified panel of judges
selected by U.S. Cellular, including Green Bay Packers
receiver Randall Cobb.
final three winning coaches will each receive a donation to
help their school. The top three coaches will receive a
$50,000, $20,000 and $10,000 donation, respectively. The
first place coach will also receive a Samsung tech prize
package, valued at $30,000, for their school.