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Joe Dominguez


Inducted February 12, 1998

Native of Grants, New Mexico, Dominguez hold the Kern County record for the most high school basketball victories as a coach, 377. He was 20-7 in one year at Burroughs High in Ridgecrest, then compiled a 357-153 record in 20 seasons as head coach at East High School. His final team, the 1993-94 season, went 29-4 and won the CIF Division II State Championship. Dominguez coached East to four Central Section championships and nine South Yosemite League titles. Ten times his teams won 20 or more games. Dominguez's teams had winning records in 19 of his 21 years as a coach.