Benny Phillips | Sprints / Hurdles / Relays
Coach Phillips is in his 22th season of coaching track and field – He coached seven seasons at Joliet Township High school from 1996 – 2002. Coach Phillips moved on to coach Hillcrest for the 2003 – 2004 track seasons; He then coached girls at Providence Catholic High school for the 2005 – 2006 before returning to Hillcrest for the 2007 – 2009. He is now the Head girls coach at Kankakee High School 2010 - present.
Coach Phillips has coached sprints, Hurdles and relays. He has a level I and Level II certification (one for jumps and one for sprints, hurdles & relays @ Level II) from USTAFF. Hillcrest High school was the 2009 2A State Champions where his primary responsibility was the sprints, hurdles and relays. Coach Phillips has also had many Individuals who have qualified in the 100, 200, 400, 110 hurdles and 300 hurdles. Coach Phillips has coached 26 relays that have qualified for state, and 16 of them have medaled or won state (5). Coach Phillips coaches football (20 years) and works with the girls’ basketball team teaching speed & agilities
Jan. 5-6, 2018
Lombard Westin Hotel
Hall of Fame Luncheon tickets may be purchased for an additional $30.