Beale and Cantrell honored by Floyd County


Floyd, VA(WFXR) – Floyd County School Board decided to named the football field after head football coach Winfred Beale. The board also decided to name the basketball court after former girls and boys coach Alan Cantrell. Beale is going into his 40th season as head coach of the Buffaloes. During his time at Floyd County, Beale coached the Buffaloes to 3 state title games. He also coached the boys track team to a state title and the girls tract team to a runner up finish. Cantrell retired as girls basketball head coach in 2017. During his time with Floyd County, Cantrell coached the girls team to 3 state titles and the most career wins in Virginia history. Cantrell during his stint as the boys coach won a state championship.

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