We are thrilled to announce the 25 National Winners for PCA's Double-Goal Coach Award presented by TeamSnap!

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Thanks so much for your interest and participation in the Double-Goal Coach® Awards Program!

One coach will be named the PCA National Coach of The Year at our virtual National Youth Sports Awards and Benefit in April 2021 and win the $10,000 Taube Family Prize in Recognition of Excellence in Coaching. ($2,500 to the coach and $7,500 to the youth sports organization or school of their choice.) Thanks to Taube Philanthropies for their generosity in supporting this program!

Coaches play an incredibly influential role in the lives of athletes. Often players spend more time with their coaches than anyone else outside of the home environment. That's why it's crucial that we recognize and hold great coaches up as an example to others. Is your coach a Double-Goal Coach®? If so, please consider nominating them for the Double-Goal Coach Award for 2022 which will open August 1, 2021. For a reminder to nominate your coach in August 2021, please provide your information here.

For criteria, nomination requirements and to see more details about the program, please click here.


Learn more about outstanding past Double-Goal Coach Award winners by scrolling down to see their feature videos and be inspired!

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A strong nomination includes:

• Detailed responses to 3 essay questions including specific examples and in-depth descriptions

• Plenty of detail- keep in mind we only know about your coach from what you share

• As many references as possible- only 3 are required, however, the more input we have the better

A variety of references for a full picture of the coach: players, parents, fellow coaches, administrators

• Frequent checks after submitting to ensure your references have submitted

• Ensuring your nomination is fully submitted and has the required references by the deadline

For criteria, nomination requirements and to see more details about the program, please click below.

Watch inspiring tribute videos of some of our past Coach award winners below

Grand Prize Winner, Charlean CrowellLower Russell County Youth Club, Basketball, Alabama

Omar Cervantes, Alameda County Deputy Sheriffs' Activities League / Sheriffs Fútbol Club, Soccer, California