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April 26, 2010 at 4:42 PM

Renton hires Donald Ponds as football coach

Donald Ponds, a former assistant at Hazen High School, is the new head football coach at Renton.

He succeeds Terry Metcalf, who stepped down after eight seasons.

Renton athletic director Duane Baumann had this to say about Ponds in a statement:

“We are excited to have him in our program. He brings with him many invaluable qualities as a leader and coach.”

Ponds, who earned high-school all-state honors at defensive back in Oklahoma, currently is head track coach at Hazen, where he teaches in the special education program.

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