Getting thanks from the team and fans is usually enough for a coach, however a little good national recognition, never hurt anyone.

The National High School Athletic Coaches Association has named Wendy Schuler of Evanston as the National Girls Assistant Coach of the Year and Kevin Williams of Kelly Walsh was named National Girls Track Coach of the Year during the banquet held in Des Moines, Iowa.

Both beat out seven other finalists for the honor.

Other coaches and AD's from Wyoming that were named finalists for National Honors are:

Athletic Director: Bruce Miller - Worland

Boys Basketball: Larry Moser - Tongue River

Girls Cross County: Ron Kline - Gillette

Golf: Troy Hildebrand - Powell

Tennis: Norm Sedig - Cody

Boys Track: Briant Teichert - Cokeville

Volleyball: Bill Thompson - Cokeville

Wrestling: Bob Bath - Douglas