Serving the heart of California since 1892

The Madera Tribune

Hix is what coaching is all about

Most newspaper content here is incomplete. Want it all? Sooner? Subscribe to our full print and online editions by calling (559) 674-4207 and get both for the price of one!

webmaster | 05/14/12

Every spring night for the past 19 years, Ray Hix had one destination. After a grueling day as project manager for a big Fresno construction company, he headed home to Madera.

But he barely had a chance to say “Hi honey, how was your day?” to his wife Alexis, who owns and operates the All About Dance and All About Gymnastics studio off Granada Drive.

There was no recliner waiting for him or a home-cooked meal.

What was waiting for him was a bag of baseballs and bats. Perhaps a few cold hot dogs. Not to mention a group of kids waiting for their coach to pitch batting practice...


comments powered by Disqus