Todd Petersen’s passion for coaching was recognized recently when he was named high school girls coach of the year by the Lincoln Star Journal.

Petersen, a 1979 Wisner-Pilger High School graduate, is the head softball coach for the Papillion-La Vista Monarchs. He led the Monarchs to the 2019 state softball championship where they became the first Class A team to go undefeated, 36-0.

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