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Creating a supportive environment key priority for new coach of SDA girls volleyball team

Creating a supportive environment key priority for new coach of SDA girls volleyball team

Change is in the air for the San Dieguito Academy girls volleyball team. Just five of 14 players return from last season’s varsity squad that went 17-15. The school is now in a new league, the Avocado East with Oceanside, El Camino, Vista, Rancho Buena Vista and Sage Creek. And perhaps most significantly, the squad has a new head coach. Twenty-nine-year-old San Diego native Will Raschke takes the Mustang helm, his first head coaching position, after assistant coaching assignments at High Tech High and University City and stints in the club setting. A three-year varsity player at Torrey Pines and a graduate of UC Santa Barbara, Raschke earned his master’s degree and teaching credential...

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