Philadelphia Eagles Youth Football Coach of the Week

2021 COACH OF THE WEEK PROGRAM

This year, our Eagles High School Coach of the Week program, presented by Hyundai, will include 16 High School football programs from throughout the Philadelphia area. Each participating team will receive grant dollars back to their respective football program. The winning coach of each matchup will be named our Eagles High School Coach of the Week and will have a chance to become the 2021 Eagles High School Coach of the Year. Check back each week to read more about each featured Coach and find out who will represent the Eagles for the Don Shula NFL High School Coach of the Year award.

2021 | COACHES OF THE WEEK

Week 2 | Coach Hakeem Cooper of Abraham Lincoln High School

Week 2 | Coach Hakeem Cooper of Abraham Lincoln High School

In every aspect of football, this coach makes it a point to let his players have fun. Abraham Lincoln High School Head Coach Hakeem Cooper focuses on finding ways for his players to enjoy their time while they are out on the field.

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Week 1 | Coach Rob Heist of Perkiomen Valley

Week 1 | Coach Rob Heist of Perkiomen Valley

Even after 18 years of being on the sideline, he still gets butterflies when those Friday Night Lights switch on and the whistle blows. When he puts his headset on, he is in the zone. No stranger to Perkiomen Valley High School, Head Coach Rob Heist has spent years doing what he loves at his alma mater.

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GAME SCHEDULES

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Game Date and Time Game Matchup Coach of the Week
Friday, September 10th @ 7:00PM Downingtown West at Perkiomen Valley Rob Heist, Perkiomen Valley
Saturday, September 18th @ 6:00PM Abraham Lincoln at Kensington Hakeem Cooper, Abraham Lincoln
Friday, September 24th @ 7:00PM Boys Latin Charter at West Philadelphia
Friday, October 1st @ 7:00PM Roman Catholic at Archbishop Wood
Saturday, October 9th @ 11:00AM Chester vs. Penwood at Chester Athletic Complex
Friday, October 15th @ 7:00PM Olney Charter vs. Northeast at Northeast Supersite
Friday, October 22nd @ 7:00PM Neumann-Goretti at Cardinal O’Hara
Friday, October 29th @ 7:00PM Garnet Valley vs. Lower Merion