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Congrats Coach Phillips!

Fort Plain baseball coach Craig Phillips has been in the media spotlight after achieving 800 career wins on May 18. Known as much for his sense of  humor and pranks as for his outstanding coaching of the Hilltoppers and record-breaking wins on the diamond and basketball court (regionally and statewide), Coach Phillips has been the focus of much well-deserved attention this week. Here’s just some of the coverage:

The Daily Gazette:

800 wins for Fort Plain baseball’s Phillips, countless stories for those around him

Spectrum News Albany:

https://spectrumlocalnews.com/nys/capital-region/news/2021/05/19/fort-plain-baseball-coach-notches-800th-win

https://spectrumlocalnews.com/nys/capital-region/sports/2021/05/05/fort-plain-baseball-coach-retiring

News 10 Albany:

Fort Plain’s legendary Coach Phillips picks up 800th win

Courier-Standard-Enterprise:
Phillips to retire from coaching after 2020-2021 season | Courier Standard Enterprise

The Leader-Herald:
https://www.leaderherald.com/sports/local-sports/2021/05/phillips-gets-800th-career-victory/

CBS 6, Albany:

https://cbs6albany.com/sports/content/fort-plains-phillips-wins-800th-game-on-the-diamond

Albany Times Union:

https://www.timesunion.com/sports/article/Fort-Plain-baseball-coach-Craig-Phillips-reaches-16186720.php

https://www.timesunion.com/sports/article/Fort-Plain-baseball-coach-Craig-Phillips-has-16169667.php