Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Vikings Boys Soccer Coach Expects Success.(West Side Journal)

Byline: James Yodice Journal Staff Writer


Garbin takes over a program with lofty expectations

Valley High School will begin the 2003 boys soccer season with a new coach and a bunch of new faces in uniform -- but the program's expectations aren't going to change, the Vikings' new field boss said this week.

John Garbin, who is taking over from the highly successful Dave Clark, said the Vikings can easily continue to be a force.

"I expect to have a very successful year," said Garbin, 35, who was named head coach last week. "With starting new in a program, sometimes you get more expectations than are realistic, but I think we'll have an extremely good year with the talent we have. …

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