Cuesta College women’s basketball coach Ron Barba is looking to add another member to his coaching staff before next season.
Barba said during a phone interview Wednesday he’s spent most of the summer recruiting an entirely new roster and would like to bring in an assistant coach to fill a paid position.
Barba is entering his seventh year as the Cougars’ head coach following an underwhelming 2015-16 campaign. An injury plagued Cuesta team finished the season 9-19 overall and 4-8 in the Western State Conference.
With the school year beginning Aug. 15, Barba said he would like to hire an assistant coach before the team plays eight exhibition games during September.
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Cuesta qualified for the California Community College Athletics Association playoffs three consecutive seasons before last year’s uneven performance. Barba said he has been pleased with how the new-look roster is coming together and believes Cuesta “can be really competitive” again in 2017.
Those interested in applying for the job can contact Barba at 805-714-0008 or email email@example.com.