SDHSCA announces coach of the year winners
A couple of area coaches were named Coach of the Year in their respective sport for the Spring of 2018 by the South Dakota High School Coaches Association.
Frank Cutler, of Platte-Geddes, received the honor for boys golf. Platte-Geddes tied for second at last year's Class B state tournament. For boys track and field, Freeman's Rory Hermsen received the honor. He coached Freeman to a Class B state title last season.
Clark Gusso, of Belle Fourche, was given the honor for girls golf, as well as Pierre's tennis coach Kerry Dilley and Bill Abell, the girls track and field coach at Belle Fourche.
The annual banquet is being held at the Highland Conference Center in Mitchell at 1 p.m. on Sept. 16.