SFHS grad Johnson returns to Nets
The Brooklyn Nets have re-signed St. Francis High graduate Tyler Johnson, who played for the team during the NBA’s restart over the summer, to a one-year, fully guaranteed contract. Over his 39 games with the Nets, the 6-foot-3 guard averaged seven points and 1.9 assists. Johnson, 28, is a six-year veteran who played his first four seasons with the Miami Heat.
Local high schools need coaches
Los Altos High needs head coaches for wrestling, junior-varsity gymnastics, frosh-soph boys swimming and cheer. To apply and for more information, contact athletic director Michelle Noeth at 960-8811, ext. 2023, or [email protected] Los Altos also needs assistant coaches for frosh-soph football. If interested, send resume and cover letter to varsity head coach Dave DeGeronimo at [email protected] Mountain View High seeks head coaches for wrestling, frosh-soph boys water polo and junior-varsity girls lacrosse. To apply and for more information, contact athletic director Shelley Smith at 940-4600, ext. 1421, or [email protected]
CIF offers newsletter for parents, guardians
The California Interscholastic Federation, the governing body for the state’s high school sports, issues a free monthly newsletter via email for parents/guardians of student-athletes in California. The newsletter aims to keep parents informed of issues such as health and safety, eligibility and upcoming state championship events. To subscribe and for more information, visit cifstate.org.
Women’s golf group seeks members
Tuesday Toppers, a women’s nine-hole golf group with local members, tees off 8:30 a.m. Tuesdays at Pruneridge Golf Club in Santa Clara. Cost is $5, plus $22-$27 per round. To join and for more information, visit pruneridgegolfclub.com/clinics.
Special Olympics needs coaches
Special Olympics Northern California needs head coaches and assistants to train, mentor and support athletes in an array of sports. No prior coaching experience is necessary. For directions to the San Jose office and more information, call (408) 392-0170 or visit sonc.org/becomeacoach.
TC invites readers to submit story ideas
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