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For the past three seasons, Wortham head volleyball coach Johnny Ward has been instrumental in keeping the Lady Bulldogs’ 20 consecutive playoff appearances alive, but at the close of the 2015-16 school year, he decided to step down and return to his hometown of Fairfield to coach and teach.
During his tenure, Ward led the team to two regional quarterfinal appearances and an area appearance, including back-to-back undefeated seasons in district play.
“I’ll definitely miss the kids and community,” said Ward. “But I expect big things from the Lady Bulldogs for the next several years!”
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