He's qualified because: The Bears' girls Central Section Division I title was the 10th he's delivered in boys and girls cross country and track and field. And the nine-time Bee Coach of the Year did so this time without a senior while extending the program's consecutive section title streak to 11.
"There is a lot of pride in ," he says. "I don't want to say we take it for granted, but it is one of our goals. You don't hear of many teams having that kind of success."
McFarland's boys in cross country (21) and Clovis West's girls (15) and boys (13) in swimming and diving have the longest active streaks of consecutive section titles.
Attitude adjustment: Buchanan's dominant effort in the section final -- Clovis West, Clovis East and Clovis were 24, 27 and 34 points back -- came six days after the Bears placed third behind Clovis North and Clovis West in the Tri-River Athletic Conference meet.