Jug Covich

Placer High Athletic Hall of Fame: Covich begrudgingly honored with induction

By his own admission, Jug Covich would rather stay out of the limelight than be inducted with Placer High’s first class into the school’s Athletic Hall of Fame this Sat ...

Ceramics teacher still fired up about Placer artists

Placer High School ceramics teacher Toby Covich is completely at ease in his classroom on the hill. It’s a creative environment perfect for his high school ceramics students to ...

Earl Crabbe Gym nurtures greatness

Jug Covich can still point to the area near the top of the key in Earl Crabbe Gymnasium where several decades ago a member of the California Cadet Corp misfired his rifle through t ...