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Podcast: Philadelphia Eagles High School Coach of the Year Mike St. Clair

Mike St. Clair has built the Bayard Rustin High School football program from the ground up.

St. Clair began coaching Bayard Rustin when the school opened 17 years ago. Year in and year out, St. Clair and his staff have Rustin in contention for the Ches-Mont League championship.

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This past year, St. Clair led the Golden Knights to an 11-2 record, advancing to the Class 5A state quarterfinals.

After the program's outstanding season, St. Clair was awarded the 2022 Philadelphia Eagles Coach of the Year award. The recognition puts him in the running for the Don Shula NFL High School Coach of the Year Award.

Below, Coach St. Clair talks with High School Football America's Jeff Fisher about building the Bayard Rustin football program.


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