April 19, 2024
Andrew Clark. Photograph credit score: Courtesy, Escondido Union Excessive College District

San Pasqual Excessive College‘s Andrew Clark has been named the 2024 CIF San Diego Part Athletic Director of the 12 months.

Clark, a San Pasqual graduate and former athlete, is in his fifteenth yr as athletic director and in his twenty fifth yr teaching soccer.

“San Pasqual is a particular place the place we’re fortunate to have nice individuals who care in regards to the expertise of our scholar athletes,” Clark stated. “I’m actually fortunate to get to serve the group I grew up in, and the San Diego CIF Part as a complete, in supporting training‐based mostly athletics.”

He added, “understanding what number of exemplary leaders work all through our part to supply athletic alternatives for college kids, I’m humbled and grateful to have been honored with this award.”

Since taking over the athletic director function, campus participation in sports activities has grown to incorporate over 900 of the practically 1,900 San Pasqual college students, with greater than 100 coaches within the division.

Clark additionally has been lively with three CIF San Diego Part efforts, the Coordinating Council and the Leaguing Committee, to form insurance policies and practices that have an effect on scholar athletes throughout the area. As a number one determine on the North County Convention Re‐Leaguing Committee, he has been instrumental in creating protocols that guarantee honest and aggressive play among the many 23 member colleges.

“His dedication to San Pasqual Excessive and the broader athletic group is unparallelled. His means to speak successfully, navigate challenges and foster a nurturing surroundings for our scholar athletes has left an indelible mark on our colleges,” stated Principal Cory Gregory. As I mirror on the previous 15 years, I’m profoundly grateful for Andrew’s management, imaginative and prescient, and friendship.”

Clark holds a bachelor’s diploma in English from San Diego State College and a grasp’s diploma in athletic administration from Concordia College.

San Pasqual is a part of the Escondido Union Excessive College District.