Yes, it is true. Baseball great David Wells has been hired as a pitching coach for Point Loma High School and its baseball team. The former Padre and Yankee player, PLHS Class of 1982, was a big star while at our local high school, and named as the CIF Player of the Year.
The Peninsula Beacon broke the story yesterday (June 30, 2011):
by Scott Hopkins
The baseball coaching vacancy at Point Loma High School has been filled, and there will be some big names manning the dugout and bullpen at Dana Middle School next season.
Rock Academy head coach Jesse Nunez, a former professional player, will take the reins as the Pointers’ head coach.
And his assistants? One is a member of the San Diego Hall of Champions Hall of Fame and the other is a museum “coaching legend.”
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And congrats to the Beacon.