The Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association has selected GPS head varsity soccer coach Patrick Winecoff as its 2018-2019 Girls’ Soccer Coach of the Year.
The TSSAA has also submitted Winecoff to the National Federation of High School Associations for consideration as Section 3 Coach of the Year. Section 3 includes the eight Southeastern states: Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Louisiana and Tennessee. Sectional award winners are submitted to a national committee for consideration as NFHS National Coach of the Year.
Winecoff and his coaching staff led the GPS Bruisers to a state championship during the 2018-19 school year.
Winecoff has coached all ages and levels of soccer in Chattanooga for more than 20 years. He became a Bruiser in 2014.