Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Only 1 Has Applied For Volleyball Job.(Sports)

Byline: JAMES YODICE Of the Journal

When LaVerne Atler retired from coaching the Cibola High School volleyball program after finishing her 25th season last fall, you might have assumed prospective replacements would be lining up outside the school's front door for the chance to replace her.

Suffice it to say after Cibola has advertised the opening once, this is a pretty short line as in a party of one.

Cougars athletic director Phil Schroer said Monday he was reopening the job after only one (unnamed) person applied for the job.

One.

Is it just me, or is that an insultingly low number?

Cibola is one of a half-dozen great volleyball jobs in New Mexico. …

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