Arizona’s all-time winningest high school football coach fired

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According to, Marcos de Niza head coach Paul Moro is out of a job after the school let him go. Moro who is the state’s all-time winningest football coach with 336 wins told the newspaper he was fired.

Last season, Moro announced he had cancer. He’s since said it is in remission.

Earlier this year, Glendale Cactus High let go of Larry Fetkenhier who is tied for third on the all-time wins list.

Arizona Coaching Victories

Paul Moro – 336 wins

Jim Rattay – 332 wins (including 9 years in Ohio)

Vern Friedli – 331 wins

Larry Fetkenhier – 331 wins

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