Coach Haywood gets USA Today award

By Kyle Lovern

November 17, 2013

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Belfry coach Philip Haywood won the USA Today contest for the Best Coach in America. Before Friday night’s game representatives from that publication were on hand to present Haywood with a trophy and a banner for the school. The Belfry athletic department will receive $2,000 for Haywood’s victory. The Pirates won the second playoff game. For the game story and more sports see page B1.