Meet the Coaches
Head Coach: Nick Derado
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Golf Coach Nicholas Derado brings 3 decades of experience as an educator and high school golf coach to his position. Coach Derado was named Head Coach in the summer of 2015. He was the Head Girls Golf Coach at LC from 2002 through 2009. He also served as the assistant boys coach for four years.
During his tenure as Head Coach, his teams advanced to the regional twice.
Prior to coaching golf at LC, Coach Derado coached golf at Clements High School in Sugar Land, Texas. His teams were District Champions 3 out of the 4 years. They placed second in what was considered the toughest Regional in the State of Texas in 2 out of the 4 years. His squads also recorded 3rd and 6th place finishes at the state meet. In addition to the team success, Coach had individuals place second and third at the state meet. They qualified 2 girls in one year for regionals and 3 individuals the other years. Two of Sugar Land’s golfers were named All-Americans and several received either athletic or academic scholarships to pursue golf at the collegiate level. His squads recorded top 5 finish in County twice with the LC girls.
Coach Derado teaches in the LC Social Studies Department. He won "Teacher of the Year" at Clements High School in 1995, and has been selected as a Top 30 Educator and AVID Honored Educator numerous times at LC by his students.
Assistant Coach: Andy Renie