Former Faith Baptist Christian Academy boys’ basketball coach Jared Sellars has been named the NCCAA South Region Coach of the Year. Sellars is currently coaching women’s basketball at Pensacola Christian College.
Sellars is a Class of 2000 Pensacola Christian College graduate who played with the Eagles basketball team each of his four years as a student.
After college, he served as the athletic director and coach at Faith Baptist for 11 years. During those years, he coached basketball, baseball, soccer, volleyball, softball and football.
His teams won 13 state championships (eight in basketball) and one national championship (basketball).
This season, Sellars led the Lady Eagles to the NCCAA South Region Championship ,where they beat Trinity Baptist 69-67.