The New York Giants have selected Mr. Jason Brown of Christ the King High School (Middle Village, NY) as "The Lou Rettino High School Football Coach of the Week" presented by Chase for the week of September 14, 2015. Coach Brown and the Royals opened the season with a 27-20 comeback win over the Fordham Prep Rams.
In recognition of Coach Brown's success and commitment, he will receive a certificate of recognition signed by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and Giants Head Coach Tom Coughlin and a $1,000 check, to be matched by Chase, will be granted to the Royals football program. Coach Brown will be acknowledged by a stadium announcement when the Giants host the Atlanta Falcons on September 20th and an announcement will also be posted on the Giants website, www.giants.com.
Coach Brown began his coaching career as the Head Coach for the JV football team at Christ the King High School for two years until becoming the school's Head Coach for the Varsity football team. He attended Christ the King HS where he played football, basketball, baseball and ran track. He had offers for partial scholarships at three Division 1 colleges (North Carolina, South Carolina and Wyoming) for track. He graduated in 1990 and went on to receive a degree in Science. Coach Brown is currently an electrician with Local Union #3.