Breaking News: Bishop Amat girls soccer coach Ruben Gonzalez is back with the Lancers

Bishop Amat athletic director Michael Manzo confirmed this afternoon that Ruben Gonzalez will return to the school as a teacher and coach of the Lancers’ girls soccer team after being suspended last April following an accusation that he behaved inappropriately with a pupil three years ago at a previous school that he once coached. The Archdiocese of Los Angeles suspended Gonzalez while it conducted an investigation into the allegations … allegations that Manzo says Gonzalez has been cleared of. The LAPD also questioned Gonzalez, but said he was never under investigation.

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  • soccer mom

    Great new for Amat, the girls soccer program and for Coach Gonzalez.Welcome Back

  • lancersoccer

    Great new for the Lancers, welcome back.

  • amatsoccermom

    Our family is so happy Coach Gonzo is back! Much gratitude goes out to all those involved in reinstating Coach Gonzo’s teaching and coaching positions at Amat!

  • The ugly thing about this is that his name was dragged in the mud. Since he has been cleared let see if the news media run with this story and make it as big as it was when he was investigated.

  • soccer 4 life

    Great news indeed. We finally got our coach back. We have been waiting a long time for this day to finally come. Welcome back Coach Gonzalez.

  • ?

    Is he really that good of a coach?

  • Lancermom10

    Congrats to Coach Ruben, welcome back I am happy to have you back on the sidelines.

  • ProudLancerParent

    Welcome back Coach Gonzo, we are ready to get started on the road to a CIF title.

  • LancerSoccerAlum

    Welcome back Coach, good luck in the upcoming season.

  • Why does my neighbor wait until 10pm every night to plug into his amp and start playing guitar?