Journal Express, Knoxville, IA

January 23, 2014

Iowa Baseball coaches are honored

The Journal Express

---- — Several area coaches were honored at the Iowa High School Baseball Coaches Association Banquet held recently in Cedar Rapids.

Derek Flack, a Knoxville graduate, coaching at Des Moines Christian, was recognized with a 10-year service award.

Twin Cedars head baseball coach Matt Miller earned the Class 1A District Coach of the Year honors in Class 1A Southeast District. The Sabers were 36-3 last summer which included a conference title and a berth at the state tournament in Des Moines.

Pleasantville baseball coach Sheldon Card was honored for joining the 200 win club.

Chariton assistant coach Craig Spiker wsa named Southeast District Assistant Coach of the Year.

Indian Hills Coach Rick Mathews, of Centerville, was named the Harold “Pinky Primrose Award.