He helped start the team from scratch 4-years ago as an expansion outfit in Arena Football-2.
Now, Head Coach Danton Barto is the best in the Business in this league.
Memphis Xplorers Head Coach Danton Barto is named Coach of the Year in AF-2.
The award is picked by League Coaches and the media.
Barto has led the Xplorers to the National Conference Championship Game with the Arena Leagues' best record at 13-and-3.
Just last season the team made the playoffs for the first time in club history.
The Xplorers finished the AF-2 regular season Number One in Offense and Defense..placed 5-players on the All-League team, and won the Midwest division title..
The Xplorers blew out Amarillo 71-to-30 last weekend to earn a berth in the Conference Finals.
The Xplorers host Rio Grande Valley this Friday Night at the DeSoto Civic Center.