O’Shields, Verdugo lead All-Star teams

OShields, Verdugo lead All-Star teams

      Lancaster High volleyball coach Betsi O’Sheilds and Andrew Jackson High coach John Verdugo were selected to coach 2014-15 North-South All-Star volleyball matches in November.

      •      O’Shields led the AAA-AAAA North team.

      •      This year, O’Shields’ Lady Bruins won their first region volleyball title in 25 seasons and went to the third round in the Class AAA Upper State playoffs.

      •       She has coached volleyball since 2006 and is 76-108. .

      •       Verdugo coached the A-AA North team. .

      •      Verdugo took over as coach at Andrew Jackson High five seasons ago, and his teams have competed in the Upper State Championship twice, winning Upper State in 2013. .

      •       He’s guided the Lady Volunteers to 56 wins and only 12 losses. .

      •       The Volunteers went undefeated during the regular in 2012 and 2013 and were Region champs in 2010, 2012 and 2013. .

      •       They were also named one of the top eight teams in the state in 2010, 2012, 2013 and 2014.