Daniel Hand High School Football Coach Steve Filippone was named the state's Coach of Year by the Walter Camp Foundation Saturday.
From their release:
"As part of its 45th annual Weekend festivities, the Walter Camp Football Foundation hosted a High School “Breakfast of Champions” this morning at Anthony’s Ocean View in New Haven ... The state’s Coach of the Year award, presented by Stadium System, was given to Steve Filippone (Daniel Hand). Filippone led the 13-0 Tigers to the Southern Connecticut Conference Division I East and Class L state titles."
Severeal DHHS team members were named to the All-Connecticut Team as well. Read more in the press release posted with this article. Read all about their amazing season on the Daniel Hand High School Tigers Football 2011 page.
Congratulations to Coach Filippone and thanks to Eileen and Ed for letting us know!