Two Medina High coaches receive honors

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 15 June 2024 at 10:07 am

Medina High varsity baseball Coach Chris Goyette has been named Western New York high school baseball Coach of the Year.

Goyette’s Mustangs captured the Niagara-Orleans League championship and went on to in both the Section VI Class B and Far West Regional titles to advance to the state semifinals finishing with a 20-2 overall record.

Medina High varsity football Coach Eric Valley has been selected to coach the North team for the annual Kensington Lions Club WNY All-Star Football game which will be held July 24 at Williamsville South.

Valley’s Mustangs have won four straight C North Division titles and two Section VI Class C championships over the past four seasons.