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2022 Buccaneers High School Girls Flag Football Coach of the Week

All nominees are selected by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers based on specific criteria. Now, it is up to you to vote for the Buccaneers High School Coach of the Week. Voting will start on Tuesdays at 9:00 a.m. and end on Thursdays at 11:59 p.m. The winner will be announced on the Saturday of every week and posted on buccaneers.com/community/high-school-flag-coach-of-the-week.

Please consider the following criteria when voting for the 2022 Buccaneers High School Girls Flag Football Coach of the Week:

  1. Have winning record, beat a longtime rival, snap a losing streak, defeat a defending champion, and/or record an amazing comeback victory.
  2. Show commitment to player safety by teaching the fundamentals of the game, proper tackling techniques, concussion management practices and adherence to heat and hydration techniques.
  3. Display a strong rapport and have earned respect from the team's players.
  4. Have developed a mutually respectful relationship with game officials by using acceptable methods for questioning and avoiding disruptive behavior.
  5. Be a leader in the game field by always exhibiting positive behavior.
  6. Be involved with outside organizations such as camps, clinics and coaching conventions.
  7. Be involved with community programs.
  8. Developed excellent relationships with other coaches by being cooperative, considerate and being positive with game related media statements.

The winner will receive a grant for $2,000 from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Foundation to help maintain and upgrade their flag football program as well as gear from Nike and a customized football. They will also be nominated for the 2022 Buccaneers Girls Flag Football Coach of the Year voting, which will take place at the end of the flag season.


WEEK 1: Josh Saunders, Robinson High School

WEEK 2: Justin Shive, Newsome High School

WEEK 3: Matt Hernandez, Alonso High School

WEEK 4: Mike Castellana, Blake High School

WEEK 5: Megan Zemaitis, Hollins High School

WEEK 6: David Coffey, Riverview High School

WEEK 7: Ben Addis, East Bay High School

WEEK 8: Huguens Dessources, Leto High School

WEEK 9: Michael Pixley, Belleview High School

Voting begins Tuesdays at 9am EST.

To learn more about the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Girls in Football Scholarship, click here.