Cedar Falls ladies’ golf coach Megan Youngkent is the 2021 golf recipient of the Iowa Women Excessive Faculty Athletic Union’s Golden Plaque of Distinction Award. Megan can be honored at 9:00 a.m. earlier than the beginning of the Class 4A State Golf Match at Otter Creek Golf Course in Ankeny.
The IGHSAU Golden Plaque of Distinction Award honors the Iowa coach who has demonstrated a profitable profession whereas making notable contributions towards college, group and the teaching career.
Youngkent is in her thirteenth yr as head coach for the Tigers’ golf group. Her total teaching file is 624-53. Youngkent has coached one state runner-up and three state championship groups in 2011, 2016 and 2017. Youngkent was named NFHS State Coach of the Yr in 2019, and the Des Moines Register Coach of the Yr in 2017. She has additionally been named because the Metro Coach of the Yr 10 straight years.