One on one w/ Coach Cecil Phillips-SW with Diamond Attack!!!
One on one w/ Coach Cecil Phillips- SW and Diamond Attack!!
Cecil Phillips is currently in his fifth year as head football coach at Amherst County High School located in Amherst, Virginia. In those five years he has compiled a 46-14 record and been a part of two Seminole District Championships, two Region III Championships, and finished as AA State Runner-up in 2008 and 2009. Prior to being named the Lancers head coach, Phillips started his head coaching career at King’s Fork High School, a brand new school located in Suffolk, VA that opened up in 2004. He also served as an assistant coach at William Campbell (VA) from 1994-1997, Bainbridge High School (GA) from 1997-2000, and Radford High School (VA) from 2000-2004. Coach Phillips is a 1992 graduate of Ferrum College where he received his BS in History and Political Science and he graduated with a MA in Curriculum and Instruction from Virginia Tech in 1994.
Coach Phillips has spoken at several clinics throughout the east coast on a wide variety of topics associated with the Wing-T offense. His teams have been known to have great success running the Jet Sweep from multiple formations that also includes a complimentary run game and play action passing package. Presently he is utilizing a balanced single wing approach that was introduced to him by Apopka, FL head football coach Rick Darlington and he also has most recently installed a Diamond formation that allows him to get his three best running backs on the field at one time.