Justin Sobczyk is going home.
A Palm Desert basketball player and assistant coach, Sobczyk has been named head coach for the Aztec basketball program.
“This is where I belong. This is home, this has always been home. It's an honor to be back. I’m pumped,” Sobczyk told Sports Director Blake Arthur.
Sobczyk served as the head coach at rival Xavier Prep the last three seasons. Prior to that, he was the head coach at Cathedral City for one season.
Sobczyk is the third coach in program history. He takes over for Jim Serven whom Sobczyk served under as an assistant coach from 2012-2016. He played for legendary PD head coach Don Brady from 2002-2005.
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