all goals in sight, it should have no problem handling success.
"Our number one goal is to be the best Newton we can be," he said. "If we do what we're supposed to do, I think it's going to be hard for anyone to beat us."
As for his first win as Newton's head coach, Banks believes it's a moment he won't forget.
"It was something that I've dreamed about since they hired me," he said. "It was a surreal experience. I was running around all over the field. It felt good to get my first win, but it's just a reflection of my players."
Members of the Newton football team celebrate at the school's pep rally in their honor on Thursday after being named the Fox 5 Atlanta High 5 Team of the Week.