Council Bluffs Thomas Jefferson head wrestling coach August Manz makes it to the Final 15 of the U.S. Cellular's Most Valuable Coach program.
The winning coach receives a $50,000 donation to the charitable organization of their choice or their high school athletic department and a trip to Orlando, Florida. In Florida the coach will be recognized at the Under Armour High School All-America Game.
U.S. Cellular hosted a local celebratory event Tuesday morning to honor Manz and awarded Thomas Jefferson with $5,000.
Fans can vote for their favorite remaining coach through Nov. 14th, visit TheMostValuableCoach.com to cast your vote.