Eight individuals, 1968 Estacado state championship football team comprise latest class
Leigh Daniel-Cordes was somewhat content on sticking with basketball and tennis during her high school days at Monterey.
But with the urging of track and cross country coach John Ysasaga, Daniel-Cordes found the niche that would end up landing her not only several high school and college track and cross country records, but a spot in the LISD Hall of Honor.
“John Ysasaga ... made me think I could do anything,” Daniel-Cordes said. “All the success I had at Monterey and at Texas Tech, I never would have gotten a scholarship to Tech if not for coach Ysasaga.”