Richmond High's Collins rebuilding basketball program, and his life, at the same timeGo here for the remainder.
Bay Area News Group
When he resigned from his job as boys basketball coach at Pleasanton's Amador Valley High School in 2008, Rob Collins needed a break.
Coaching didn't hold the same appeal it always had, and the veteran educator of 22 years thought he might not be making as big an impact with kids as he could.
So Collins took a step back. He returned to a place where he was comfortable, resuming his former job as a physical education teacher at Richmond High, where he tried to refocus his life before returning to the court.
That focus is finally returning, but not without some significant bumps along the way...
Thursday, January 7, 2010
He's back (this is another one)
Rob Collins has returned to Richmond High, and that's a good thing, especially for the young basketballers there: