Sandy Novak will be exploring Europe in a few months. It’s a place she has never been. One of her former players has a temporary home in Germany and she offered her former coach a place to stay, a car and freedom to explore. Who could say no to freedom?
Money and the will to travel was never the issue. It was time….
SOUTHERN ARIZONA COACHING LEADERS
Juanita Kingston, Rincon/UHS
455: Girls (1 championship & 1 runner-up)
216: Boys (1 runner-up)
Sandy Novak, Sahuaro
402: Girls (2 runner-up)
260: Boys (1 championship & 1 runner-up)
Bill Lang, Ironwood Ridge
417: Girls (2 runner-up)
The View Volleyball Invitational
Mar. 31-Apr. 1: Mountain View
Friday, Mar. 31
Sahuaro over Amphitheater 25-10, 25-8
Sahuaro over Millennium, 25-13, 25-18
Sahuaro over Canyon del Oro, 25-14, 25-23
Canyon del Oro over Amphitheater, 25-12, 25-15
Canyon del Oro over Millennium, 25-5, 25-13
Millennium over Amphitheater, 27-26, 13-25, 15-13
Rincon over Flowing Wells, 25-16, 25-16
Rincon over Desert Edge, 25-12, 25-8
Rincon over Kellis, 25-17, 25-23
Kellis over Desert Edge, 25-13, 26-24
Kellis over Flowing Wells, 16-25, 25-6, 15-10
Flowing Wells over Desert Edge, 25-14, 25-14
Salpointe over Sunnyside, 25-8, 25-9
Salpointe over Marana, 25-21, 25-20
Salpointe over Mountain View, 25-18, 25-18
Mountain View over Sunnyside, 25-13, 25-10
Mountain View over Marana, 25-10, 25-12
Marana over Sunnyside, 25-12, 25-20
Saturday, Apr. 1
Rincon vs. Flowing Wells, 10 a.m.
Sahuaro vs. Marana, 10 a.m.
Canyon del Oro vs. Mountain View, 11 a.m.
Salpointe vs. Kellis, 11 a.m.
Desert Edge vs. Amphitheater, 9 a.m.
Millennium vs. Sunnyside, 9 a.m.
Andy Morales was recognized by the AIA as the top high school reporter in 2014 and has been a youth, high school and college coach for over 30 years. His own children have won multiple state high school championships and were named to all-state teams. Competing in hockey, basketball, baseball and track & field in high school, his unique perspective can only be found here and on AZPreps365.com. Andy was named a Local Hero by the Tucson Weekly for 2016. Contact Andy Morales at AMoralesMyTucson@yahoo.com