June 16, 1991 |
Although many prep teams and athletes enjoyed great success in 1990-91, it was a year characterized by losses in the South Bay. --A decision was made to close two more high schools, bringing to five the number of area schools that have been shut down in the span of a decade. --Many of the area's football coaches either quit, retired or were fired. --Two of the area's coaching legends died. Even the South Bay's most affluent area was not immune from recession.