Down 14-0 to reigning two-time defending state champs Hamilton, everyone assumed the Brophy Broncos would be taking home the runner-up trophy, except the 24-7Football.com Coach of the Year, Scooter Molander. This improbable come back victory was only one of the factors considered when the staff at 24-7 chose Coach Molander as our top coach of the 2005 season.
Brophy had extremely high
expectations heading into the season. They returned a talented young
quarterback, a big offensive line and returned a ton of starters on defense.
Seemingly the only change was at head coach, where Coach Molander took over for
Jeff Kearin who took a job in
Many other coaches had great
seasons like Coach Fetkenhier who finally grabbed his 1st state title
at Cactus. Coach Mayfield and Coach Bevell at Palo Verde and
Coaching is a thankless job. Not many people realize the hours that get spent on game plans, breaking down film and administrative work that goes into coaching. Coaches take time away from their families and friends to not only teach football, but life lessons, to our youth. The staff at 24-7 would like to thank all of the coaches for making our Friday nights more enjoyable and for the wonderful jobs they do.