By Brad Spencer
OPRF High School baseball coach Chris Ledbetter, who has skippered the Huskies for 12 seasons, has been selected by the Illinois High School Association as Illinois' nominee for the National Federation of High Schools (NFHS) Baseball Coach of the Year.
Ledbetter coached the Huskies to a Class 4A State championship in June. The team finished 31-9-1 overall on the season.
The NFHS, which selects National Coaches of the Year in 20 sports annually, will make its announcement in January.