Sage Hill School has hired Pavle Filipovic to coach boys’ water polo and boys’ and girls’ swimming, the school announced Monday.
Filipovic will also hold the position of aquatics coordinator for the Lightning and their new Sage Hill Aquatics Center, which opened in April and features a 33-meter by 25-yard pool.
He will replace Tom Norton, who has coached water polo at Sage Hill since 2006 and swimming since 2011. Sage Hill athletic director Megan Cid wrote in an email that Norton resigned following the swim season due to other work commitments.
Filipovic is no stranger to local water polo, as he was previously an assistant coach at Newport Harbor and he’s also coached at...