Canyon Springs Names Head Football Coach
Monday, August 4, 2008
MORENO VALLEY – Canyon Springs High School has hired Lance Pfeiffer to become its head football coach. Pfeiffer, who was a Cougar assistant the past two seasons, is accepting his first head varsity coaching position.
The 37-year-old Pfeiffer replaces Rich Bancroft as the Cougars’ head coach.
The past two seasons, Canyon Springs has posted 16 victories and advanced to the CIF-Southern Section Central Division semifinals in each campaign. In 2007, the Cougars reached the championship falling to Ontario Colony. Canyon Springs also earned a share of the Inland Valley League football title last season with a 3-1 league mark.
Prior to arriving at Canyon Springs, Pfeiffer was the special teams coordinator and receivers coach at
Pfeiffer is the son of long-time area football coach Hal Pfeiffer, who helped lead Canyon Springs to the school’s first CIF crown in 1988.
Pfeiffer earned his Bachelor of Kinesiology from Cal State University San Bernardino and his Masters of Kinesiology from
Canyon Springs will open the 2008 season on September 12 versus Rancho Cucamonga at
Moreno Valley Season Opener
September 5 7 p.m. vs. Palm Desert
Valley View Season Opener
September 12 7 p.m. at Temecula Great Oak
Vista del Lago Season Opener
September 12 7 p.m. at Perris