Chuck Morales retires from Santa Margarita

Chuck Morales, the longtime girls soccer and boys golf coach at Santa Margarita High, announced his retirement Thursday.

“For almost 25 years I’ve been blessed to represent Santa Margarita and work with great student athletes,” said Morales in a statement released by the school. “I smile and cry to think how lucky I have been. For this I’m eternally grateful and wherever I am I’ll be an Eagle for life.”