DEMING SECTIONAL COACH OF THE YEAR
La Grande High School's David Deming has recently been honored by the National Federation of High School Associations as the 2004 Northwest Sectional Coach of the Year for boys swimming.
Deming was chosen from nominees in a six-state area.
The LHS coach is now in the running for NFHSA National Coach of the Year. The selection will be announced in April.
Deming was named Dis-trict 2 girls coach of the year in 2001. He was tabbed Dis-trict 2 boys coach of the year for three straight years, from 2002-04.
In addition, Deming was 3A/2A/1A boys coach of the year for four consecutive years, from 2001-04.