Larry Merx to be inducted into MHSCA Hall of Fame

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMichigan High School Coaches Association Hall of Fame Class AnnouncedBy Mark F. Holdren, Executive SecretaryJune 1. 2022 Mt. Pleasant MI: The doors to the Michigan High School Coaches’ Association(MHSCA) “Hall of Fame” will swing open once more on September 25, 2022. A formalinduction ceremony for the Class of 2022 will take place in […]

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By DOUG DONNELLY  As the next class of the Michigan High School Football Coaches Association Leadership Alliance is selected, those who took part in the first class are praising what it was like to go through the developmental course.  “I am always impressed with how football coaches see the big picture,” said Kurt Phelps, one […]

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Pratley named Executive Director of MHSFCA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Andrew Pratley will assume the role of executive director of the Michigan High School Football Coaches Association this month.  Pratley was named to lead the organization Monday.   “I am excited to continue the efforts of our organization to grow the game of football across Michigan,” Pratley said. “The game of football has […]

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Coaches Clinic

Hear dozens of top high school and college coaches speak in person and virtually!

January 13-15, 2022 Learn More

All star game

70 of the top senior players face off in our All Star Game at Lawrence Tech.

June 25, 2022 Learn More

Awards Banquet

This banquet honors our top coaches’ (and others) for the 2021 season.

January 14, 2022 Learn More

Leadership Development Alliance

Our focused leadership development program geared to aspiring head coaches and coordinators.

June 23-25, 2022 Learn More

Leadership Conference

Student-athletes learn lessons on leadership from top high school coaches and excellent guest speakers.

February 7, 2022 Learn More

Your talent determines what you can do. Your motivation determines how much you are willing to do. Your attitude determines how well you do it.

Lou Holtz
  • 50 Years in Existence
  • 444 Member Schools
  • 2,817 Member Coaches
  • 50 Clinic Years
  • 2,162 2021 Clinic Attendance
  • 2,200 2021 Total Awards Given


The MHSFCA is a professional membership organization for high school and middle school football coaches. We are focused on providing professional development opportunities and award programs for coaches and recognizing outstanding football and academic performances by football players. Our programs include an annual coaches’ clinic, Leadership Development Alliance, Hall of Fame, East-West All Star Game, Unsigned Senior Showcase, All Region / All State teams, Academic All State Teams and MANY MORE!