The Last of "The Lifers": Kerry Anders impending retirement ends one of the last great single school coaching tenures in Tri State Sports
Fri, 03 May 2013 03:58:27 GMT —
THE LAST OF THE LIFERS: KERRY ANDERS IMPENDING RETIREMENT ROBS
The pitfalls of the job, which range from meager pay to parent
confrontations to school board politics, have made the life-time high school coach an endangered species in this era.
Rarer still is the coach who gets to enjoy a career long tenure at a single school.
It takes something truly special to be part of that ever shrinking fraternity; one that will be made even poorer at Spring's end when one of the true bench marks in the profession here in the Tri States hangs up his whistle for good after three and half decades worth of service.
To hear Kerry Anders reflect back on a storied 34 year coaching career with Quincy High Track and Field, click on the above icon.