RCC coach gets inducted

By Travis West | Sports Editor

Riverside City College men’s water polo coach David Almquist has reached an all-time high as he was inducted to the Riverside Sport Hall of Fame.

Almquist is a Riverside native who has left his mark on the city in more ways than one. His coaching career began at Poly High School in 1974-1975 and continued with
Almquist also representing his country in the Olympics. He was the assistant coach for the 1988 silver medal team in Seoul, South Korea.

In 2009, Almquist led his team to a 50 win season that is the longest in school history.

Almquist plans to retire at the end of the season.

One response to “RCC coach gets inducted

  1. “In 2009, Almquist led his team to a 50 win season that is the longest in school history.”

    Just how long was that season?

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