Bruce graduated from Montesano in 1974 and coached cross country there for 14 years. His teams won 14 League titles and 6 District titles. He coached 13 top 8 team finishes at the state meet.
George coached at A.C.Davis for 28 years. His boys team captured 2nd in state in 1975 and 3rd in 1976. He was one of 3 coaches to develop the Clear Lake Cross Country Camp.