Pope's Rowland honored by NFHS

Posted 1/1/19

Pope head coach Jeff Rowland, left, was recently named the NFHS 2018 State Baseball Coach of the Year.


Pope's Rowland honored by NFHS

Coach Jeff Rowland was recently presented with the 2018 NFHS State of Georgia Baseball Coach of the Year according to a story published on the Pope High School website.

The award is presented through the National Federation of High Schools (NFHS) in conjunction with the Georgia High School Association (GHSA). The NFHS is the national governing body over high school athletics and in a effort to recognize the best coaches across the nation, they work with the state associations to recognize the best coaches in each state.

Rowland guided Pope to back-to-back state titles in 2017-18 and has helped the Greyhounds win four state championships in the past 10 seasons. He has a career coaching record of 480-227.