It’s not so much about the wins, says Astoria’s new varsity volleyball coach — although he’s had his share of victories. It’s more about the memories, the legacy and paying it forward.

Jeff Curtis is now into the third week of his first season as the head coach for the Lady Fishermen.

Jeff Curtis, Astoria volleyball

Jeff Curtis is the new varsity volleyball coach at Astoria High School.

Gary Henley is a sports reporter for The Astorian. Contact him at 503-861-8493 or