Phil Pugh is returning to the gridiron as coach of the North Mason Bulldogs. This will be the Hall of Fame Coach’s fourth stint as head football coach in Belfair. He coached football for NMHS from 1974-1995, 1996-1998 and 2004-2010. Pugh has a 162-and-107 record, led the Bulldogs to the Class A State Title in 1982 and the high school’s stadium bares his name. Pugh is slated to coach North Mason football for the next two seasons.
Jeff Bevers who took over for Pugh in 2010 stepped down after last season with a 22-and-38 record.