Lady Dons Coach Reaches 500th Win Plateau

North Amarillo Now congratulates A.J. Johnson on his 500th win as the Palo Duro Lady Dons head coach.  The 500th mark was reached at the this morning as the Lady Dons beat Southlake Carroll 30-27 this morning.  

North Amarillo Now | 3 Questions 

NAN | How does it feel to have this goal achieved?

Coach Johnson | It feels good to know that I’ve had a long career in my profession. And its and honor to have had quality athletes and coaches around that took pride in what we do.

NAN | Are there any memorable Lady Dons victories?

Coach Johnson | The biggest win that stands out is defeating both Ft Worth Dunbar and Lubbock Coronado in the regional tournament for the right to go to state in ‘98.

NAN | District play starts November 20th what are your thoughts on the first half of district play?

Coach Johnson | Heading into district we need some more time to develop, Lol. But, The experience that we’re getting here in Dallas this weekend will help us to focus better come Tuesday night@ Coronado. 


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