GoFundMe.com fundraiser for North Carolina high school coach awaiting heart transplant

by Jeff Fisher

West Rowan Falcons footballScott Young is one of the top coaches in North Carolina, who has helped hundreds of student-athletes over the years.  Today, he needs our help as he awaits a heart transplant.

Chris Hughes of CarolinaPreps.com reports that  Young, the head coach at West Rowan High School, who suffered a heart attack in 2011, is going to be facing medical bills as he awaits a new heart.  In order to help-out, Hughes has set-up a GoFundMe.com account for Young, who owns a 172-54 lifetime record with three state titles.

Chris will be a guest on Thursday’s High School Football America Radio Show to talk about Coach Young and why we all should pitch-in to help him.

Click here to go to Coach Young’s GoFundMe.com page.




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Jeff Fisher
Jeff is an award-winning journalist and expert in the field of high school sports, underscored with his appearance on CNBC in 2010 to talk about the big business of high school football in America. Jeff turned to his passion for high school football into an entrepreneurial venture called High School Football America, a digital media company focused on producing original high school sports content for radio, television and the internet. Jeff is co-founder and editor-in-chief of High School Football America, which is a media partner with USA TODAY High School Sports.