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WILLIAMSTOWN, MASS. > SWIMMING
Kuster, 42, a 13-year coach at Williams College, was named the national women's coach of the year for the third straight time at the Division III championships. He guided the Ephs to meet records in two relays and in three of seven individual wins for a second-place finish. Williams' men's and women's teams each won the NESCAC title, giving Kuster a combined 24 conference crowns. He still holds the 200-fly record at Penn, from which he graduated in 1993.
STELLA SAMPRAS WEBSTER
EL SEGUNDO, CALIF. > TENNIS
Sampras Webster, 43, a 16-year coach at UCLA, guided the Bruins to their first Intercollegiate Tennis Association national indoor title with a 4--0 defeat over top-seeded Duke and was named the ITA Division I women's coach of the year. Her squad also held the No. 1 ranking for a school-record eight straight weeks and ended Stanford's 157-match home winning streak. Pete Sampras's older sister, she was a four-time All America at UCLA and coached the team to its first NCAA championship, in 2008.
CHRIS PUCKETT | CAMERON SHELLEY
SAN CLEMENTE, CALIF. > BASEBALL
When no other coach volunteered, Chris, 15, and Cameron, 14, took over a Little League junior division team of 12- to 14-year-olds (with Chris's dad, Gary, as team administrator), then led San Clemente American No. 2 to a district championship with a 10--9 victory over Viejo USC. As freshmen at San Clemente High this spring, the duo also helped the Tritons' freshman-sophomore team win its league title. Chris was named team MVP.