Mel Kovenz

Mel Kovenz is in his final season as Michigan City swim coach. The 1971 La Porte graduate’s career touches six decades at both the club and high school level.

MICHIGAN CITY – Those who know Mel Kovenz know the Michigan City swimming coach isn’t much for pretense.

“I always say, it’s a job, it’s what I did,” he said. “I don’t need to be congratulated. I’m just doing what my dad told me to do, do the best you can do at whatever you do.”


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Great job Coach!!!! You will be missed.

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