Maridee Dossett and Misty Larson Win Coach of the Year Awards
winning trophy with green calkboard background

The winners of the South Dakota High School Association Coach of the Year awards for the 2021-22 year were announced earlier today. 

Madison High School’s Maridee Dossett was named as Gymnastics Coach of the Year for 2021-22. Misty Larson from Chester Area High School was named the Boy’s Track and Field Coach of the Year. Larson was also a nominee for the Girl’s Track and Field Coach of the Year. 

Both Dossett and Larson were also named earlier this month as nominees for the NHSACA Coach of the Year Award. 

Chester Area had another award winner, with Athletic Director Julie Eppard winning the Athletic Director of the Year award. 

All the coaches who won awards will be recognized at the Highland Conference Center in Mitchell for the annual awards banquet. The banquet will be held on July 17, 2022 at 1pm.