Maury High School Boys Basketball Coach Brandon Plummer has been selected as the Virginia High School League’s Boys Basketball Coach of the Year for 2018-2019. Last year, Plummer lead the Commodores to win their first state title since 1927.
“Coach Plummer models the great values that we expect from all of our coaches and players. He is very deserving of this prestigious honor,”said Stephen Suttmiller, Senior Coordinator of Athletics for Norfolk Public Schools.
Plummer reflected on his recent honor and his experience as a coach of MHS, “It still feels like a dream at times knowing that I was able to take on such a recognizable basketball program at such a prestigious school, and achieve a remarkable accomplishment such as this. I am blessed to have earned this award, but I couldn’t have done it without my staff, team, administrators, and the entire Commodore family. It is because I am a well-known native of Norfolk growing up in the inner city, that this honor means so much to me. This award showcases to the youth in our communities that you can attain any and all desires as long as you are willing to work hard, accept the challenges, and possess the will to never give up.”
Plummer is now up for additional honors at the sectional and national levels with the National Federation of State High School Associations. Good luck Coach Plummer!
It is my pleasure to inform you that your coach, Brandon Plummer, has been selected by the Virginia High School League as the 2018-19 Boys Basketball Coach of the Year! The selection to receive this prestigious honor is based upon your coach’s positive work with the athletes in your program. Congratulations! We are proud to submit your coach to the National Federation of State High School Associations for further honors at the sectional and national levels.
The NFHS will be providing a certificate that acknowledges this impressive achievement. The certificate will be sent to our offices and presented to you at a later date. We would like to invite your coach to complete the online Coach of the Year form before October 31, 2019. This form is necessary for the NFHS to correctly complete the coach’s certificate and make him eligible for honors at the sectional and national levels. Your coach can find the form at www.nfhs.org/CoachAwards.