Head coach Robert Murray has been named a finalist in the National High School Athletic Coaches Association (NHSACA) 2020 National Boys’ Cross Country Coach of the Year Awards Program.
Murray was one of eight cross-country coaches selected from across the country. The title was based on criteria that included win/loss record, championship years and tenure as head coach. A coach for 20 years, Murray was named cross-country Coach of the Year by the Connecticut High School Coaches Association in 2008 and by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross-Country Coaches Association in 2014. In 2017, he was inducted into the Fairfield County Interscholastic Athletic Conference (FCIAC) Hall of Fame; he has held the title of FCIAC Coach of the Year 13 times.
Hatters coach named ‘NHSACA Coach of the Year’ finalist The NHSACA Coach of the Year finalists will be recognized at an awards banquet in July in Nebraska, where the Coach of the Year will be announced.