Smith River Elementary’s basketball coach Ron Quick is in seventh place in the Most Valuble Coach online voting with 4.29 percent of the total votes cast.

Online voting has been ongoing at themostvaluble
for the past three weeks and will remain open through Oct. 11.

The 15 coaches with the most votes on Oct. 11 will be announced as finalists, earning a $5,000 donation to their school. From the 15 finalists, a panel of judges, including WNBA All-Star Maya Moore and Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb will decide the winner.

The competition is being put on by US Cellular.