The Chargers are good sports! Suncoast Community High School has been named the recipient of the Florida High School Athletic Association’s (FHSAA) 2017 Fred E. Rozelle Sportsmanship Award for Class 6A. The award is given to schools whose athletic teams demonstrated exemplary sportsmanship during the 2016-2017 regular season as well as FHSAA State Series competition.
Suncoast joins 14 high schools and two middle schools from Florida in receiving this prestigious award. Schools were evaluated on criteria including programs and activities implemented within the school and community to promote sportsmanship; the number and type of technical fouls received; the number and type of exceptional sportsmanship reports; and the source of the nomination.
As the first place winner for Class 6A, Suncoast will receive $2,500 and a commemorative plaque honoring their achievement.