NOTES: WRIGHT COMMITS TO NEW MEXICO.Byline: Daily News
Former Cal State Northridge coach Jim Fenwick, now defensive coordinator A defensive coordinator typically refers to a coach on a football team in the National Football League or college football who is in charge of the defense. This position aids the head coach a great deal in many ways by delegating play calling to other coaches and allowing the head at New Mexico New Mexico, state in the SW United States. At its northwestern corner are the so-called Four Corners, where Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona, and Utah meet at right angles; New Mexico is also bordered by Oklahoma (NE), Texas (E, S), and Mexico (S). , and his boss, ex-UCLA defensive coordinator Rocky Long, are on the verge On the Verge (or The Geography of Yearning) is a play written by Eric Overmyer. It makes extensive use of esoteric language and pop culture references from the late nineteenth century to 1955. of landing a sixth top recruit from Southern California.
New Mexico gained its fifth local recruit - El Camino High tailback Quincy Wright - this week. And the Lobos are close to gaining San Pedro running back Holmon Wiggins, the City Section 4-A Player of the Year, according to a source.
Wright scored 30 touchdowns and rushed for 2,118 yards for El Camino Real El Camino Real (Spanish for The Royal Road or The King's Highway) was the name of a series of pre-automobile highways linking the various New World colonies of Spain:
Also committing was Kennedy High All-City defensive end Armand Seals, who chose Oregon State.
In swimming, Hart's Alena Henrich has accepted a partial scholarship to UC Santa Barbara. Teammate Elizabeth Frick is headed to Notre Dame.
COC See chip on chip. football schedule: The College of the Canyons College of the Canyons is one of the fastest-growing community colleges in the state. According to the National Junior College Research Association, College of the Canyons consistently ranks in the top 50 community colleges in the nation. football team will begin the 1998 season - its first since the program disbanded 17 years ago - with a road game at College of the Desert on Sept. 12, coach Chuck Lyon said.
The Cougars play at Antelope Valley on Sept. 19 before hosting Compton on Sept. 26. Compton, like Canyons, is bringing back football after an absence.
Canyons has been placed in the Western State Conference's Northern Division and will play home games against Allan Hancock, Santa Barbara and Glendale. It will travel to Pierce, Bakersfield and Ventura.
The Cougars are in the conference's Southern Division in other sports but will not play Moorpark, Santa Monica or Valley. Lyon said this schedule is for one season because Citrus will join in 1999, causing the teams to be redistributed.
- Lee Barnathan