Hempfield on track to hire Penn-Trafford grad Mike Brown as football coach

Friday, April 16, 2021 | 7:04 PM

Hempfield will vote Monday to name Mike Brown as its next head football coach.

Brown is the recommended candidate to replace Rich Bowen, who resigned after nine seasons.

Brown, a Penn-Trafford graduate, has been a defensive assistant at Robert Morris and Greensburg Central Catholic.

He played safety at Mercyhurst.

Bowen had a record of 30-55 with four WPIAL playoff trips in nine years at the helm. The Spartans have not won a playoff game since 1997. last year, Hempfield finished 1-4 and had its last two games canceled because of covid-19 interruptions.

Bill Beckner Jr. is a Tribune-Review Staff Writer. You can contact Bill by email at bbeckner@triblive.com or via Twitter .


More High School Football

Belle Vernon sophomore Quinton Martin picks up third Big Ten offer
Trib HSSN Football Player of the Week for Dec. 6, 2021
Midwestern: Laurel’s Luke McCoy, Beaver Falls’ Mekhi Clark top all-conference team
Century: 9 Washington players named all-conference, Davoun Fuse voted MVP
Three Rivers: Sto-Rox leads conference honors with 9 players on 1st team

click me