HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT) -- Belfry head football coach Philip Haywood has moved on in USA TODAY’S “Best High School Football Coach” competition, leaving just eight coaches in the finals.
Haywood was the leading vote-getter in the regional round consisting of 51 coaches across America. He received 643,342 of the 4.5 million votes cast.
The voting ends on Tuesday, October 29 at noon ET.
The winner will win $2,000 for their athletic departments.
Haywood, who has coached for 28 years, has a 362-125 record.
Here is the link to vote: