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Two revered Milwaukee area high school hoops coaches leave the game on their own terms

Paul Darling and Al Schieve beat the odds right down to the very end.
Few basketball coaches in the state can boast of being at their current school for at least 20 years. Darling and Schieve were in that select company. With 31 years under his belt with the Slinger boys, Schieve was the dean of area coaches. Darling, a baby in comparison, was head coach of the Waukesha South girls for 20 seasons