Marcus Guzman Named PVHS Varsity Men's Basketball Coach

Marcus Guzman

April 11, 2022
Marcus Guzman was recently 
selected as the new PVHS varsity head coach for men’s basketball.

Coach Guzman has more than 20 years of experience coaching at the high school level. Currently, he is a Panther Special Education Teacher. He has also worked as an Instructional Assistant in the Special Education Department.

"I am grateful for the opportunity to coach our men's varsity program at Pioneer Valley,’’ Guzman said. “I am looking forward to meeting the players in the program and begin working for the upcoming season."

He started coaching during the 2001-2002 season in the Righetti High School women’s program under head coach Harold Olivera and continued there through the 04-05 season. In 2005, he began coaching at Pioneer Valley in the women’s program under David Amido as the head JV women’s coach. Guzman has coached in both the men’s and women’s basketball programs at Pioneer Valley, most recently as the head women’s JV coach under coach Mike Bloodworth. He is also currently the head men’s and women’s golf coach at Pioneer Valley and has coached other sports such as cross country, men’s tennis, softball, track and field.

“We look forward to Coach Guzman and his vision for the PVHS men’s basketball team,’’ said Panther Director of Athletics Anthony Morales.

SMJUHSD Media Contact: Public Information Officer Kenny Klein 805-709-1454 or kklein@smjuhsd.org