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All-Time Mercer County Football Coaches Winning Records
The all-time wins leader is the only coach listed for each Mercer County school
Two of the coaches listed are still active, All-Time Mercer County coaching wins leader Tim Goodwin picked up his 200th coaching win at Marion Local earlier this season. Goodwin has eight State Titles (2000, 2001, 2006, 2007, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014) and two State Runner-up trophies (2003 and 2015). Ft. Recovery's Brent Niekamp, who led the Indians to their first DVII State Title in 2015, picked up his 50th win at the school last week.
St. Henry Coach Tim Boeckman checks in at #2, with 195 wins at St. Henry and four State titles (1990, 1992, 1994 and 1995) and was State Runner-up twice (1996, 1999).
Boeckman and Reed entered the Ohio High School Football Coaches Association's Hall of Fame together in 2007.
Not on the list is Coldwater's Chip Otten (2010-present), who replaced Reed in 2010, he currently has 85 wins, including four State titles (2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015) and has been State Runner-up twice (2010 and 2011).
Marion Local's Ken Meyer had 121 career wins for the Flyers during his time as Head Coach (1978-1996) and took them to their first palyoff game.
1991 Ohio High School Regional Championship basketball game. Last second shot by Jill Froning for unranked Celina wins the game over Ohio's #1 rated Pickerington (were also rated in USA Today Top 5)...Celina went on to win the Ohio D1 State Championsip game. Game was played at Bellefontaine HS, Dave Schmidt doing the play-by-by for Celina Cable TV.