The finalist coaches exemplify all the positive aspects of sport and have made a positive impact on the Richmond community in 2021.
Marcus Lewis – Varina High School (Football)
-Led Varina to its first State Championship
Matt Barany – University of Richmond (Women’s Swimming and Diving)
-Named the A-10 Coach of the Year for the ninth time in his career as he guided the Spiders to their 12th conference championship during his tenure
Kara Bacile - Steward School (Girls’ Basketball)
-Guided the Steward girls basketball team to their second straight Division II state title
The winner will be announced at the RVA Sports Awards on Saturday, February 5, 2022. Click here to get tickets to the show.