Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Tuesday, 21 October 2014
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
 
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Liberal Summer Soccer Goes Toe to Toe with Aquinas
06/26/2012

LHS head coach Lori Navarro talks with Isai Gutierrez.
Lori Navarro

If those summer doldrums have you down and you miss high school sports, Lori Navarro provided some reason to be passionate about high schools sports during Tuesday morning's Sportsguys.  She talked about the past and Liberal's state championship run. 

She says after losing 9 of 11 starters from the season before, this wasn't the year she expected to win state. 

She talked about the present, and Liberal's summer team playing in a Salina tournament this past weekend.  Liberal played Derby to a 1-1 tie but won on penalty kicks and played mighty St. Thomas Aquinas to a tie but lost in penalty kicks. 

She talked about the future says whether she coaches the Redskins past this year is in God's hands and leaves any possibility in coaching open.  She says this might be her last year or she could coach 10 years or more. 

Navarro says she values the spirituality and character of the soccer players above anything else. 

She says it has been a busy summer for the soccer team.  Even when she decided to take a two week break this summer, her team continues to train on their own.  The Redskins lose 8 of 11 starters from last year's championship team. 

They may play in more out of town tournaments in funding and time permit.  But the high school team is also scrimmaging Juventus in Liberal made up of former LHS soccer players and Navarro says there is no better challenge than that for her team. 

Click on the listen live icon for the interview. 

© KSCB News
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.


RELATED STORIES
LHS Hosts Pep Rally After Final Fun Run
Summer Culminates in Pep Rally
Van Wyhe Ready for Red and Black  
Redskins Manhandle Maize South
Gruver Questions Effort After Garden City Loss  
Happy Homecoming for Redskins  
Fast Start Fizzles in Hays  
J.J. Lewis Signs at Fort Hays State  
Redskins Get Out of Guymon with a Win  
Too Many Give Aways in Great Bend
Click Here For All Stories

MOST VIEWED STORIES
Arrest Made In Death After Altercation At National Beef
Huge Demethanizer Transport Making It's Way Through Liberal
U.S. Energy Secretary Lauds Abengoa in Hugoton
Liberal City Commission Meets, Says Goodbye To Retiring Firefighter
Four LHS Girls Qualify for State Golf
480 Board Announces Names for New Schools
Correction:Brownback To Make A Stop In Liberal
Hugoton One of Three Innovative School Districts in Kansas
Friday's Scores
Folk Concert Coming To SCCC/ATS
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Guymon to Host Tri-State Area Museums with Michael Martin Murphey & Comedy Duo Oct. 25
Walk To End Alzheimer's This Saturday
Hutch Continues their Conference Dominance in Volleyball
Four LHS Girls Compete at State
Great Bend Dampens Liberal's WAC Title Hopes
480 Board Announces Names for New Schools
Saints Squeeze Past Dodge
Advance Voting Begins in Seward County
Aggies Grind Out Fifth Victory
Redskins Win North Cup
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Kansas Lottery

©2014 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group