Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Chambers Is DNHS Grid Coach.(Sports)

Byline: Ken Sickenger Journal Staff Writer

After two seasons spent recharging his batteries, John Chambers will return to Albuquerque's high school football scene this fall.

Chambers was named the new head coach at Del Norte on Friday. He replaces Ed Lucero, who resigned in February after five seasons with the Knights.

Del Norte was 30-23 under Lucero but finished 4-6 last season.

Chambers, who currently teaches math at Manzano, couldn't be reached for comment Friday.

Though he has been out of coaching the past two seasons, Chambers hardly is a stranger to Albuquerque Public Schools football.

Most recently, he was head coach at West Mesa from 1992-98, compiling a 33-28 record. …

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