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Basketball coach named Times Union Coach of the Year

Filed in Archive by on April 3, 2017

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Bethlehem boys’ basketball coach A.G. Irons has been named Coach of the Year by the Times Union. The longtime coach was singled out among larger schools in the Capital Region for his efforts in leading the team to its first sectional title in 45 years. The team finished the 2016-17 season with a record of 21-4.

View Times Union article here.

In addition to coaching, Mr. Irons is a social studies teacher at the high school and serves as an advisor to the BCHS Student Senate. 

One of Coach Irons’ players, senior Hayden Thompson, was also named by the Times Union to the Large School Boys’ Basketball All-Stars team (second team). 

Congratulations to them and to the entire team on an outstanding season!