Luciana Naldi isn't likely to forget the 2007-08 season anytime soon.
The Livingston girls basketball coach started the season with 11 players, but quickly had to scramble after two quit and two more went down with season-ending injuries.
Naldi rallied her remaining seven players and guided them to a 20-5 season and a second consecutive Western Athletic Conference title.
Livingston closed the regular season with six straight wins to secure the crown.
For her coaching efforts under extreme circumstances, Naldi is the Sun-Star Girls Basketball Coach of the Year.
It's Naldi's first time winning the honor.