THORNVILLE -- Newcomerstown High graduate Greg Booth has been recognized for his efforts in his first year as head boys' basketball coach at Sheridan High.

Booth was named the Southeastern District's Division II "Coach of the Year" for guiding the Generals to an overall 18-4 record and a share of the Muskingum Valley League championship with John Glenn (both had 14-2 league records and split their regular season meetings).