Coaching Staff / 2017-18
Team: Girls Varsity Lacrosse
Position: Head Coach
Craig Yocum is the Head Coach for the very first Girls Lacrosse team for King High School. We are all new to the sport, players and coaches, and we look forward to building a successful team and program for MLK.
Coach Yocum has been coaching youth and high school sports for 22 years. He was the Head Freshman Football Coach at MLK from 2016 & 2017. King Freshman finished with a record of 7-3 in 2017. Prior to MLK, Coach Yocum was the Head Freshman Football Coach at Riverside Poly High School from 2010 to 2013. Coach Yocum has also coached for Orange Crest Football, Softball, Baseball, Pop Warner Football, AYSO soccer and Riverside Girls Waterpolo team.
Coach Yocum is a graduate of Riverside Poly in 1980 where he lettered in Football earning “All League Defense” and was a sprinter for the track team at Riverside City College and graduating with a degree in marketing at Cal State SanBernardino in 1985. He currently works as a commercial real estate broker for the past 31 years. He has 6 kids and enjoys spending his time with his wife, Debbie and his family.