Palmer's Coach Dave Shackelford advances to final vote for Coach of the Year

Palmer girl's basketball head coach Dave Shackelford has advanced in the USA Today National Coach of the Year voting to the finals.

Shackelford started as one of five girl's basketball coaches from the state of Colorado to be nominated. He won the state vote and then won the regional vote. Now, he joins nine other coaches across the country for the final vote.

You can vote as many times as you want for Coach Shackelford by going to and clicking the "VOTE NOW!" link.

Voting will end on March 12.