Multiple Teams · Congratulations Coach Wright and entire LHS Football Program: Named Colts Taco Bell team of the week


Congratulations to the entire football coaching staff and players.  Lebanon has been notified that the football program has been selected as the Colts Taco Bell Team of the week and they will get to appear on the Colts Up Close TV show. (see below)  Special congratulations to Coach Wright for being named Region 6 honorable mention coach of the week. (see attached Colts press release).

Coach Wright,

 

I hope this message finds you well. Glad to see you guys are off to a great start! The Tigers were selected as our Taco Bell Team of the Week. We would like to come film a segment for our Colts Up Close TV show, we will also put the segment on Colts.com. We really only need about 5-10 minutes of your time at the start of practice to interview you and the team. After that, may move around the field and to get some footage, but we’re usually only there 20 minutes total.

 

As part of being name the Team of the Week, you will receive a commemorative football as well as a $500 donation to the school’s athletic fund.

 

We typically shoot these on Tuesdays prior to the start of practice. We can accommodate to your timing. If you would like to discuss this more, feel free to give me a call at the numbers listed below, or we can work through e-mail whichever is easier for you. I really just need to know the time you would like for us to be there, and we can make it work.

 

Here’s an example of the video: http://www.colts.com/videos/videos/TACO-BELL-TEAM-OF-THE-WEEK/bf95364a-84e2-4320-8ccc-20023f87d408

 

Thanks,

 

Casey Bolsega – Social Media Coordinator

 

September 16th, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

REED MAY OF BROWNSTOWN CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL

NAMED FOURTH COACH OF THE WEEK FOR 2013

 

Reed May of Brownstown Central High School has been named the Colts/NFL Coach of the Week, a program presented by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield.

 

May was selected after recording his 200th victory as the head football coach at Brownstown Central. The Brownstown Central Braves delivered an excellent performance beating the visiting Salem Lions 55-7 to secure Cialis their coach’s 200th victory and improve to 4-0 on the season.

 

Coach May enters his twenty-first season as the leader of the Brownstown Central football program. With an overall record of 200-41 during that time, May has built a tradition of hard work and dedication. Coach May attributes his success at Brownstown Central to the commitment and loyal support of the school, local community and his coaching staff.

 

The 2013 season marks the fourteenth year the Indianapolis Colts will be recognizing outstanding Indiana High School football coaches through the Colts/NFL Coach of the Week program, presented by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield.

 

All high school head coaches in the state of Indiana are eligible regardless of their school size, league or division.  Coaches are evaluated on various factors including the coach’s impact on his team, school and community, as well as performance of the team.  The honorees are selected by a panel of high school football media, former athletic directors and other football representatives from all regions of the state. Each Monday, following a high school football weekend, one head coach will be announced.

 

At the conclusion of the high school football season, each winning coach will receive a framed certificate signed by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, Colts Head Coach Chuck Pagano, Colts General Manager Ryan Grigson and Colts Youth Football Commissioner Mike Prior, as well as a $1,000 donation from the NFL Youth Football Fund.  In addition, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield will contribute $1,000 for the school’s athletic fund.

 

The following coaches were recognized as honorable mentions for Week 4:

 

Region 1-  Brett St. Germain – Lake Central Region 6-  Kent Wright – Lebanon
Region 2- Cory Yeoman – Penn Region 7-  Bruce Scifres – Roncalli
Region 3 –  Jim Rowland – New Haven Region 8- Kevin Wright – Carmel
Region 4 – Chris Meeks – Rensselaer Central Region 9-  Andre Thomas – Evansville Bosse
Region 5 –  Dave Snyder – Southwood Region 10-  Winner

 

 

 

 

 

 

For more information, please contact Phil Andrews of the Indianapolis Colts at (317) 808-5322.  Reed May is also available for questions/comments at 812-498-3258. Additional information on the program may be found at Colts.com/MyIndianaFootball