Mayor Tom Reid honored Pearland High School Coach John Turner with a Mayoral Proclamation at a recognition ceremony held at the PHS Campus recently.
An unsuspecting Coach John Turner held back tears when he entered a room filled with his students, fellow coaches, Dr. David Davis (Sportswriter), Dr. John Kelly (PISD Superintendent) and Mayor Tom Reid.
Mayor Reid honored Coach Turner with a proclamation for his outstanding contribution to high school volleyball.
Mayor Reid told the audience, “A proclamation is not easily attained, it is something that is earned. It is something very special. And to recognize this very special person, I would like to present Coach John Turner with a proclamation to honor him for his outstanding contribution to high school volleyball.”
“I, Tom Reid, by the power vested in me as the Mayor of the City of Pearland, Texas, do hereby proclaim March 23, 2017 John Turner Day.”
Coach Turner has coached at PHS since 1994 and is the school’s winningest coach with a record of 652 wins and 215 losses and that is
Turner will be retiring from the district in December 2017.