Montebello High school athletic director Tim Murphy confimed Wednesday
morning that football coach Nishil Shah turned in his letter of resignation Friday.
Shah has not returned calls concerning his decision. Murphy said the
school is flying the position through Feb. 12, and then will begin paper
“We have the brand new facilities and some talent coming back, so I
expect we will get some very good, qualified applicants.
The rumors that former California High School and current Villa Park
football coach Dusan Ancich might be the next St. Paul football coach
can be laid to rest.
A Villa Park spokesperson confirmed Wednesday afternoon Ancich is firmly entrenched as the Spartans’ head coach and is already preparing for the coming season. He is
said to be happy at Villa Park, and Villa Park is said to be happy to
The rumors that persist claiming Dusan’s father, Marijon Ancich, will
return as St. Paul’s head coach appear to be foolhardy at best since neither he nor
school officials will confirm them and both continue to deny them, well,
in a roundabout manner. The school will continue to fly the positiion
until Feb. 28.