McGuffey High School Football Coach Ed Dalton has been named
the Pittsburgh Steelers High School Coach of the Week.
Beginning his seventh year at McGuffey, Coach Dalton won the Steelers High School Coach of the Week Award for his team’s Week 4 victory over Beth Center High School 48 - 14. The Coach of the Week Award recognizes the commitment, hard work, and positive efforts that coaches and their staff make to their players throughout the Pittsburgh region both on and off the field. As Coach of the Week, Mr. Dalton will be honored on Sunday,
October 7, 2018 at the Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Atlanta Falcons game, he will be
featured on the Mike Tomlin Show and on Steelers.com, and he will receive a
framed certificate signed by Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin and National
Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell.The McGuffey High School football program will also receive
a $1,000 donation from the Pittsburgh Steelers and the NFL Foundation.
Coach Dalton has been a head football coach since 1987 at
several schools throughout Pennsylvania including Purchase Line HS, Mount
Pleasant HS, Altoona HS, and Trinity HS prior to arriving at McGuffey in 2011.
He has an overall career record of 194-116-1 and is 40-25 at McGuffey. In addition to coaching the varsity football
program at McGuffey, Mr. Dalton also serves at the Director of Athletics for
McGuffey (2A) is currently ranked number three in the WPIAL with a record of 6 - 0.
Congratulations, Coach Dalton and best of luck the remainder
of the season.