"They really set their sights (to claim the district title) and they never looked back. It was a really good season from start to finish."
The district title for Mount Carmel is the first for the program since the 1950s, and it's a win that McConnell can certainly hang his hat on, at least for this year.
"It means a lot. As a coach to get a team to accomplish a goal like that, it felt really good," said McConnell.