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May 28, 2013
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Softball: Andy Mitchell steps down as Douglas coach

It was just too poetic to pass up. Douglas High softball coach Andy Mitchell directed the Lady Tigers to an improbable run to the 2007 regional championship game in his first year at the helm. Six seasons later, his team did it again — upending defending regional champ Damonte Ranch in the regional semifinals before falling in the regional final to Reed. He decided to allow the two dream seasons to stand as bookends to his coaching career, announcing at the team’s awards banquet last week that he would step down. “It just seemed like a fitting time to do …

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The Record Courier Updated May 28, 2013 04:37PM Published May 30, 2013 10:49AM Copyright 2013 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.