“A kind man with a big heart”, 3-time NCHSAA Champion Football Coach Scott Young gone at age 45:Gone too soon, RIP Coach Young

Posted by Andy Durham on November 15, 2017 at 11:18 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

Coach Scott Young has died from complications related to a heart transplant. Coach Scott Young was just 45 years old…..

Langston Wertz Jr.?Verified account
@langstonwertzjr
A 3-time #NCHSAA state championship coach at West Rowan, Scott Young has died at 45 years ago. He’s remembered as a “kind man with a big heart.”

West Rowan Football @WestRowanFB
Confirmed: 3 time state champ West Rowan coach Scott Young has passed away from complications related to a heart transplant. Family asking for prayers.

More from Langston Wertz Jr. from the Charlotte Observer:
Young built an N.C. 3A football powerhouse at West Rowan High School in Mount Ulla, a small town about 50 miles northwest of uptown Charlotte. In 17 seasons at West Rowan, Young’s teams were 172-54 with nine conference championships and four N.C. western regional championships. His team won three state titles in a row from 2008-10.

Kp @RealKevinParks….Kevin Parks on Twitter:
No more worries coach! R.I.P. Coach Young!

Mike Solarte ?@MikeSolarte
Scott was always great to talk to about football, and also things off the field. Such a wonderful person. RIP, coach.

CLICK HERE to see more and read more with some very good photos of Coach Scott Young….Coach Young was an assistant coach at Statesville High School this season and he was in High Point this past Friday night for SWG vs. Statesville, a game Southwest won, 48-0 in Round One of the NCHSAA playoffs….


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