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Legendary CS Football Coach, Nicholas DerCola, honored by district

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The Clyde-Savannah School District honored legendary Coach Nicholas DerCola ahead of the varsity football game on Friday, Septer 23rd. 

Beginning his career in 1953, Coach DerCola spent five decades coaching football, baseball, boys basketball, and girls basketball.  He also spent time as a teacher and Athletic Director in the district. 

Coach DerCola was, and continues to be, an inspirational figure in the history of Clyde-Savannah and has helped inspire countless students and staff members.

Members of the community attendted the festivities on Friday. Cheering on as Coach DerCola was joined by his family at the 50-yard line and had a special plaque unveiled to honor him during the ceremony. He shook hands with every member of the current team. 

The team, perhaps inspired by Coach DerCola, went on to win 38-13. 

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