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Gunn hires veteran Navarro as new head football coach

Original post made on Apr 5, 2011

When Dan Navarro walked off the field last fall following a first-round loss to Wilcox in the Central Coast Section football playoffs, he knew two things in his life were certain -- his 32-year teaching career at Mountain View High would be over at the end of the 2011 school year but his football coaching career wasn't.

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Comments (9)

Posted by Right in PA, a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Apr 5, 2011 at 4:47 pm

Great news for Gunn and the local football community!

Posted by J H, a resident of Midtown
on Apr 5, 2011 at 11:32 pm

Welcome Coach, we will be their to support you! Good luck this season.

Posted by Walter_E_Wallis, a resident of Midtown
on Apr 6, 2011 at 12:15 pm

Walter_E_Wallis is a registered user.

When are we going to read about the next math or history teacher hire?

Posted by Crescent Park Dad, a resident of Crescent Park
on Apr 6, 2011 at 12:42 pm

Um, didn't they just publish an article on all of the teachers receiving tenure?

Posted by R U kidding Me, a resident of Charleston Meadows
on Apr 6, 2011 at 8:17 pm

Walter Wallis.......

this is a sports section.......not a new section.......sports sections write about new coaches, not new math and history teachers.

Posted by Walter_E_Wallis, a resident of Midtown
on Apr 7, 2011 at 2:56 am

Walter_E_Wallis is a registered user.

R U, this is a comments section.

Posted by educator, a resident of Mountain View
on Apr 8, 2011 at 3:07 am

Great Coaches are top rate educators and help to instill proper work ethic, help to guide young men and women into making responsible choices, learning how to work through issues and to be a contributing member of society. Gunn is getting a top notch human being who will set high standards for the student-athletes of his program.

Posted by Doug Morris, a resident of another community
on Jun 15, 2011 at 10:09 pm

Palo Alto is getting another quality coach in Dan Navarro. Great hire Gunn High School.

Posted by Barbara Navarro Dix, a resident of another community
on Jul 8, 2014 at 9:24 pm

Great news cuz. Have loads of fun!

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