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Congratulations to Girls Tennis Coach Linda Hitchcock. She was selected as the 2021-22 CCS Honor Coach in Girls Tennis. This is a prestigious lifetime achievement award.
The CCS honors one coach per year, in each sport, for his or her contribution to that sport in the Central Coast Section. The CCS has over 130 member schools. The nominees must have coached for a minimum of five years in their sport, and the criteria for consideration includes:
- outstanding coaching accomplishments;
- additional contributions to school and community;
- being a role model and inspiration to athletes, coaches, teachers, administrators, parents, and the public.
Coach Hitchcock is all this and more. After serving as the JV coach for several years, she took over from Rick Kepler in 2011, and had led the Mariners to seven SCCAL titles. More importantly, she has led with integrity and hard work, and she has mentored hundreds of student-athletes with kindness and respect.
Coach Hitchcock is only the 11th coach in AHS history ro win this award. From all of us at Aptos High School and in the Aptos congratulations Coach Hitchcock, and thank you!