Tennis coaches to be honored by Farmers
Fourteen Southern California high school tennis coaches who have won division championships will be honored during a high school coaches' luncheon and workshop on Tuesday as part of the Farmers Classic at UCLA.
Also being honored is former Van Nuys Coach Jim Buck, who will receive a lifetime achievement award for a 33-year coaching career.
The coaches to be honored include Steve Kuechel (Campbell Hall), Ronald Machuca (San Marino), Rick Trager (St. Margaret's), Sue Sherman (Buckley), Brett Ackerman (Linfield Christian), John Kessler (University), Randy Blalock (Palm Desert), A.G. Longoria (Sage Hill), Travis Kikugawa (Viewpoint), Eric Biddle (Arlington), Simon Robertshaw (Granada Hills Charter), Sallie Kane (Bell), Bud King (Palisades Charter) and Martin Garcia (Hamilton).
-- Eric Sondheimer