Vicki Samarin, center, spent 10 seasons as the girls volleyball coach at Clovis East, turning the Timberwolves from Tri-River Athletic Conference cellar dwellers into Central Section Division I champions.
Vicki Samarin, center, spent 10 seasons as the girls volleyball coach at Clovis East, turning the Timberwolves from Tri-River Athletic Conference cellar dwellers into Central Section Division I champions. CRAIG KOHLRUSS Fresno Bee file
Vicki Samarin, center, spent 10 seasons as the girls volleyball coach at Clovis East, turning the Timberwolves from Tri-River Athletic Conference cellar dwellers into Central Section Division I champions. CRAIG KOHLRUSS Fresno Bee file

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David White is a former sportswriter for The Fresno Bee and the San Francisco Chronicle. He is pastor of the Porterville Church of God.