Laura Marie Janke Recognised as the Physical Education Department Head

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( — November 15, 2018) — Laura Marie Janke has today been recognised as the Physical Education Department Head, as well as the Assistant Athletic Director. She taught Sports Psychology, Sports Medicine, Health, Cardio Kickboxing, and Strength and Conditioning, amongst other classes.. This recognition is, in part, a result of Janke’s work within the Girls Soccer arena, specifically her work In 2007 she helped coach USC to their first-ever NCAA Women’s Soccer Championship.

Janke, a native of Las Angeles California, has been involved with the Girls Soccer world for 11 years, getting her start when Laura is a highly skilled soccer coach, who played, and captained, Cal State Fullerton before become a collegiate coach. In response to a question on the driving force behind her success, Janke has explained how it really boiled down to A love of teaching soccer fundamentals to America’s young women.

Reflecting on the recognition Kevin Adrianson is quoted as saying: “”Laura Marie Janke is a wonderful coach, person and mentor. She has taught these young women so much about sportsmanship and love of the game.”

In a recent one-to-one interview, Laura Janke reminisced on other past achievements, which helped build momentum towards the present day. Notably, one of the proudest was competitive amateur boxer.

In the same interview, Janke stated her intentions for the future. The primary goal for the next 12 months, Janke states, will be Teach soccer fundamentals and keep an attitude towards good sportsmanship. Looking farther ahead, the aim is Bring home a championship to Geffen Academy.

When asked more personally about how they want to be perceived and remembered, friends said: “Laura Janke’s reputation preceded itself from her time at Cal Stat Fullerton”.

Janke closed the interview by sharing her recommendation for anybody who wanted to follow in her footsteps in some fashion, perhaps taking the achievements even further. According to Laura Marie Janke, the key is a love of the game of soccer, coupled with a desire to win.

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