2017 High School Coach of the Year
Espen Hosoien, Air Academy HS (Colorado Springs, Colo.)
Head coach at Air Academy HS since 2004, with a winning season every year except one. Has also been the assistant coach for the girls’ team (2005-2013) and then Head Coach (2014-present). Won the Colorado State title in 2010 with a 19-1 record, in 2014 with a 20-0 record and in 2017 with another 20-0 record. The team in 2014 was rewarded the number one national ranking for Fall Soccer. Previous recipient of several CHSAA coaching awards.