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Elsinore High School Head Football Coach Awarded CIFFSS Champion of Character Award

EHS | CIF Southern Section Champion for Character Award

Join us in celebrating Elsinore High School's Head Football Coach, Mr. Tony Peralta, for receiving the "Champion for Character" award from the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) Southern Section.

The Champion for Character is awarded to coaches that exemplify the very finest in sportsmanship, character, integrity, and athletics.

In 20 seasons as Coach Peralta has led our Tigers through the following accomplishments:

πŸ†9 Varsity League Championships,
πŸ†11 JV League Championships
πŸ†5 Freshman League Championships
πŸ†2 Riverside County Academic Championships
πŸ†20 CIF playoff appearances
πŸ†First CIF Football Championship in school history!!
πŸ† 160 career wins & counting....

Character counts and Coach Peralta has received numerous awards that exemplify his impact:

πŸ…Sunbelt League Coach of the Year in 2002, 2006, and 2019
πŸ…Ivy League Coach of the Year in 2021
πŸ…All Valley Coach of the Year in 2006
πŸ…Head Coach of the Inland Empire All-Star Classic in 2006
πŸ…2010 CIF Coach of the Year
πŸ…2010 Riverside County Coach of the Year,
πŸ…2010 All Valley Coach of the Year
πŸ…2013 Sunbelt League Champion of Character Coach of the Year.

Thank you to Coach Peralta for setting the example for our student-athletes and inspiring positive self-esteem, confidence, grit, and determination on and off the field.