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Madera High School Most Inspirational Coach nominees

Fall Model Coach: Robyn Keune, Girls volleyball head coach

Madera High athletic director Shane Riddle's comments: This was Coach Keune’s first year as our girls varsity head volleyball coach. She came in with a tremendous work ethic and great attitude. She instilled these qualities into her student athletes...

Winter Model Coach: Nic Landeros, Boys soccer assistant coach

Madera boys soccer head coach Chris Baca’s comments: Coach Landeros has been a varsity boys soccer assistant for six years and his ability to teach the game to our student athletes is excellent...

Spring Model Coach: Rick Martines, Boys swimming assistant coach

Madera boys swimming head coach Kevin Larivee’s comments: Coach Martines has been coaching in the aquatics programs at Madera High for seven years. He is always motivating the kids to improve every day whether it is a practice or competition...

Madera South High School Most Inspirational Coach nominees

Fall Model Coach: John Villa, Football assistant coach

Madera South athletic director Marty Bitter’s comments: John Villa has been coaching the past two years. He is the ultimate teacher/ coach...

Winter Model Coach: Derek Vander Velde, Girls soccer assistant coach

Bitter’s comments: Coach Vander Velde has been as good an assistant as any head coach could ask for. He, in my opinion, is ready to become a head coach...

Spring Model Coach: Autumn Davis, Track assistant coach

Bitter’s comments: Coach Davis is a second time nominee for the Model Coach Award. That alone speaks loudly...


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