• CLASS OF 2012

    DEAN E. SCHOTT

    Dean Schott coached basketball, football and golf in his tenure at Lyons Central School. Although he enjoyed and was successful coaching all of the sports, he is best known for basketball. He coached varsity basketball from 1981 to 2003, compiling a record of 417 wins and 103 losses for a winning percentage of 80 %. Over that time period Lyons won nine sectional titles (1982, '89,' 90, '92, '95,' 96,' 97, '01, '03), played in three NYSPHSAA State final games (1982, '89.'97), winning both the NYSPHSAA Championship and the Federation Championship in 1989.

    Dean has been named Section V Coach of the Year seven times along with All Greater Rochester Coach of the Year in 1982 and New York State High School Coach of the Year in 1989. He served as an officer and Section V representative to the Basketball Coaches Association of New York for over 25 years. Coach Schott was elected into the New York State Basketball Hall of Fame and Section V Basketball Hall of Fame in 2009. Dean and his lovely wife Suzanne now reside in Fort Myers Beach, Florida.