After nine years at La Salle and over 40 years in education, Jack McMillan has announced his retirement as athletic director, teacher and football coach for the Lightning. La Salle has posted a news release on the announcement and it can be found at:

www.lasalleyakima.com/home

McMillan, who came to La Salle in 2004 after 19 years at Cascade of Leavenworth, finished 37 years as a head football coach with 234 wins, which is tied for 12th with Prosser’s Tom Moore on the state’s all-time list. The Lightning sent him out a winner, beating Burbank 24-13 in the 2012 season finale.