Winslow High School Athletic Director and girls’ basketball coach Don Petranovich has been selected as the 2001 West Sectional Coach of the Year for Girls Basketball. The West Section includes the states of Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada and Utah. As a sectional winner, Petranovich automatically becomes a finalist in the contest for National Girls Basketball Coach of the Year honors.
Petranovich will be presented with his award as West Sectional Coach of the Year at a banquet sponsored by the National Federation of State High School Associations to be held at Montgomery, Alabama on July 20. The National Coach of the Year selection will be announced at that time.
Petranovich has recorded more coaching victories than any other girls’ basketball coach in the history of the state of Arizona. He has received honors on the regional, state and national levels as both a coach and as an athletic director.
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