Catawba College Director of Athletics, Larry Leckonby, has announced that Terrence Baxter has been elevated to Head Women’s Basketball Coach. Rob Perron became the 12th men’s basketball coach in school history prior to the 2014-15 season. 459 likes. Waln was responsible for the recruitment of Austin Anderson, who earned 2016 All-American status and Conference Carolinas Player of the Year awards. He also served as an Associate Head Coach at West Virginia Wesleyan in the powerful MEC, where he helped with the development of Daylin Lee. Catawba College is seeking an energetic and experienced professional to serve as the Head Men’s Basketball Coach. The Official Website of Catawba College Athletics. Wall began his coaching career at Anson High School in Wadesboro N.C., serving as an assistant coach for two years. Official page of the Catawba College Men's Basketball Team. He was head coach at St. Andrews from 2002 to 2005 and took a 2-25 team prior to his arrival to the CVAC Tournament semifinals in his first season. Perron served as recruiting coordinator at Newberry and helped implement an offensive system that ranked second in the nation in scoring in his final season with the Wolves. Head Coach Terrence Baxter. He came to Catawba after serving as associate head coach at Newberry. He is a graduate of Appalachian State University. He was responsible for recruiting the LMC team that won the Conference Carolinas and broke a school record with 23 wins. Athletics at Catawba College: Catawba offers 23 NCAA Division II sports for women and men, as well as a co-op Cheerleading program, Esports program, and Dance Team. Catawba's athletic teams compete in the NCAA Division II South Atlantic Conference as the Catawba College Indians, named after the Catawba Indian Tribe that is native to the piedmont Piedmont. Assistant Women's Basketball Coach Ricky Joines. While earning a political science degree at Charlotte, Kitoko played in 20 games and notched his career high of five points and five rebounds against Marshall. He helped Apex to three conference title and a State Championship as a junior. Take a look inside the athletic department at Catawba Valley Community College with this unique podcast all about Red Hawk Nation! Waln served as an assistant at Coastal Carolina under legendary Head Coach Cliff Ellis in the NCAA D1 Sun Belt Conference. In 2018-19, the Indians returned to NCAA Tournament action for the first time since 2010 and equaled the school’s record wins since joining NCAA II. He enters his 16th season at the junior college level in 2020-21. He holds four different certifications in Fitness as well. “First I want to thank God, as … He transferred to Warren Wilson College for his senior season and earned All-America honors. He received numerous college athletic scholarship offers and chose to come to North Carolina on a football and basketball scholarship to Catawba College. He excelled and lettered in both sports. All Players Table; Pos Player AP1 PB St CarAV Ht Wt Yrs NFL Draft (tm/rnd/yr) AFL Draft (tm/rnd/yr) WR: Drew Buie: 0: 0: 0: 3: 6-0: 185: 4: 1969-1972: Oakland Raiders / 9th / 234th pick / 1969 P While there, he worked with all aspects of the program, including managing the budget, recruiting, scheduling and community engagement. Head Coach Alma Mater: St. Andrews '96 E-mail: [email protected] Office Phone: (704) 637-4473. Catawba-College basketball, scores, news, schedule, roster, players, stats, rumors, details and more on usbasket.com It is open to all boys in grade 9 up to grade 12 who are interested to take their skills to the next level. He comes to Catawba following a successful tenure on the Adidas Gauntlet Summer Circuit as well as being the Associate Head Coach at Woodside High School in Newport News, Va. With the Adidas Gauntlet Summer Circuit, Wall led Team Loaded NC to an 88% winning percentage in his three years and a #2 finish in the 2017 Gauntlet Finale 17 Division. Rob Perron became the 12th men’s basketball coach in school history prior to the 2014-15 season. Join the Catawba College Indians Men's Basketball Elite Camp. Catawba College Director of Athletics, Larry Leckonby, has announced that Women’s Basketball Head Coach Angie Morton has resigned. He tossed in four points in a win over East Carolina. Assistant CoachAlma Mater: Bemidji State '09E-mail: [email protected]uOffice Phone: (704) 637-4473. [email protected] SALISBURY— Since 2015, longtime assistant women’s basketball coach Ricky Joines has held a fancier job title at … Daniel Waln, regarded as one of the top recruiters in the country, joined the Catawba College men’s Basketball Staff as an Assistant Coach at the start of the 2019-20 season. He came to Catawba after serving as associate head coach at Newberry. Wake Forest defeated the Catawba Indians 60-62 in college basketball action. He comes to Catawba from Charlotte, where he played during the 2018-19 campaign and was a student assistant coach the following year. 29 Aug 2018. The most complete source of news and information about the Catawba Indians and athletics at Catawba College in Salisbury, N.C. Bill Haggerty - Assistant Coach Bill Haggerty is entering his 26th season as an assistant coach for the Catawba men’s basketball team. Assistant Baseball Coach [email protected]: Men's Basketball; Gerald Holmes: Assistant Athletic Director, Men's Basketball Head Coach [email protected]: 1374 1374: Gage Daye: Men's Basketball Assistant Coach [email protected]: Shelton Colwell: Men's Basketball Assistant Coach In 2016, the team made it the school’s first Final Four appearance ever. News. At Woodside from 2015-17, Wall helped lead the team to the District and Regional Championship as well as a state semi-final appearance. — The Catawba Valley Community College men’s basketball program announces the signing of former East Rutherford basketball standout Malik Da’Quann Hamrick. While at Bemidji, he was a scholarship athlete for three years. In his three years coaching there, DCCC posted an overall record of 87-13 and went to Elite 8 National Tournament twice. A coaching veteran, Garmroth enters his 29th season of coaching college basketball this winter, including experience at the NCAA Division I and II levels. Bryan Garmroth enters his 10th season as the head men's basketball coach at Catawba Valley Community College in 2020-21. He has coached and mentored 40+ players that have gone on to the Division 1 level and several into NBA and professional ranks. 5:30 p.m. Half-court buzzer-beater dooms St. Francis (PA) bettors in this week's Bad Beats. Sam Moir had guided Catawba for the previous 34 years. We will miss her greatly but know that she has left the program in an excellent position for the future.”. Bays Steps Down as Head Women’s Basketball Coach at OBU, D2 DIRT: Lincoln U (MO) makes WBB coaching change, Midwestern State’s Johnson steps away from sidelines to focus on fight with cancer, Director of Basketball Operations – Grambling State University. A 1996 graduate of St. Andrews, Perron earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology. Catawba would make two more regional appearances during Morton’s tenure, qualifying in both 2012 and 2015. If you are considering being a member of Catawba College Women's Basketball program these are the people you must get in touch with. Aug 2020 – Present 2 months. While at St. Andrews, he was team MVP and was captain of the basketball, cross country and track teams. Full Story CVCC men’s hoops signs Independence’s De’Drick Givens March 23, 2020 HICKORY, N.C. Click to open the full-size calendar. Waln came to Catawba after successful stints as an Associate Head Coach and an assistant at programs such as West Virginia Wesleyan, Coastal Carolina, and Lees-McRae College. “Angie has been an outstanding basketball coach and an outstanding ambassador for Catawba College for the past 15 years,” said Leckonby. Hen was a key part of landing big-time talent at Lees-McRae. Waln is well known throughout the Southeast as being one of the top recruiters of transfers and prep players. Catawba Indians Roster. He recently earned a masters of education degree in coaching from Greenville University. Asher and the Indians advanced to the NCAA Tournament in both 2019 and 2020 while winning the South Atlantic Conference title two seasons ago. After college, Marsh had a brief stint as a professional basketball player before going into his exercise fitness and basketball coaching career. He scored over 1,100 points with over 700 rebounds in a four-year playing career which also included two seasons at Normandale (Minn.) Community College. CATAWBA COLLEGE ATHLETICS | (704) 637-4474 | 2300 W Innes St, Salisbury, NC 28144. Catawba Valley Community College Men's basketball Program Coaching & Recruiting Personnel If you are looking to get recruited it is critical to know who to get in front of - and NCSA has got the details you'll need. His 2014, 2015, and 2016 recruiting classes included six three-star recruits and garnered many accolades as the top NCAA D2 recruiting classes in the country. A total of 26 players earned all-conference honors under Morton. The training camp is an initiative of the Catawba College Indians men's basketball coaching staff. Daivien Williamson led the Demon Deacons with 15 points, 7 rebounds and … At both colleges he has also served as the Strength & Conditioning Coach. “I appreciate the opportunity I had to return to my alma mater to coach,” stated Morton. The team ranked as a top 15 squad in the country overall. Ethan Joyce This is typically the time of year where Steve Forbes feels his teams have taken off. View the official roster and schedule of the 2020-21 Men's Basketball team. Get Noticed By More Catawba College Basketball Recruiters Catawba College recruiters may be searching for an Athlete with your skills right now. No Data Available. A 2015 graduate from the University of North Carolina at Pembroke, Wall earned a bachelor’s degree in exercise science with a concentration in sports management. The 2020 graduate transferred to Charlotte from Louisburg College. He replaced Jim Baker, who was head coach for 20 seasons. Although he becomes Catawba’s 12th head coach, Perron is just the third man to guide the Catawba Indians since 1960. Volunteer Asst. The 2020-21 Men's Basketball team of the Montreat College. Taking over a squad that had won less than 10 games in each of the three previous seasons, Perron has guided Catawba to double-digit wins each year. The Head Coach is responsible for all aspects of a competitive men’s basketball program that competes at the NCAA Division II level and within the South Atlantic Conference. The Catawba Valley Community College men’s and women’s basketball programs have released their 2020-21 schedules. SALISBURY — Catawba women’s basketball coach Terrence Baxter came skipping and dancing down a Goodman Gym hallway like a modern-day Fred Astaire, … In 2012, Morton was named the SAC Coach of the Year and nearly guided the Lady Indians to an upset in the regional, missing a three-pointer at the buzzer that would have knocked off top-seeded USC Aiken in the opening round. Throughout his young coaching career, he has recruited one All-American, three Players of the Year, and two Freshman of the Year as well as numerous first and second team all-conference performers. Asher joins the Owls after spending the previous four years as an assistant coach for the men’s basketball program at Catawba College. While at Anson, he helped them reach the state playoffs both seasons, including a conference championship in his final year. NCAAM News. Catawba Men's Basketball. Jermon Marsh joins the Catawba Men’s Basketball staff for the 2018-19 season and comes from Davidson County Community College, where he spent the last three years coaching basketball. The Piedmont is a plateau region located in the Eastern United States. Assistant Coach Terrence McCutcheon. The NCAA released health and safety guidelines for the college basketball season, including a suggestion to test players, coaches and officials three times per week during the season. In his first season, Waln helped Catawba to their second straight NCAA appearance as well as grooming Devin Cooper and Marcell Hasket to record-breaking years on the court. I’ve been blessed by all the players I have met, the coaches, administration and staff I’ve worked with and the ties I have made in the community.”. Newberry just missed getting an invitation to the NCAA II Regional. Stephanie is a native of Charlotte and is a RN at REACH. Assistant CoachAlma Mater: UNC Pembroke '15E-mail: [email protected] Phone: (704) 637-4473. Graduate AssistantAlma Mater: Charlotte '20E-mail: jkitoko20Office Phone: (704) 637-4473. Known for his recruiting prowess, Waln landed some of the east coast's top prep and JUCO players as Lees-McRae's recruiting coordinator. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: knowledge of andContinue Reading → Morton mentored a pair of SAC Players of the Year and WBCA All-Americans in Danyel Locklear and Dana Hicks and a league Freshman of the Year in Terri Rogers. The Assistant Coach of the Catawba Valley Community College Men's Basketball program is … Mouse over the red calendar dates to display events on those days. Assistant Basketball Coach Catawba College. Perron also worked with Davis at Pfeiffer before going to Charlotte. Throughout Waln’s time at LMC, he brought in one Freshman of the Year and two Players of the Year. Perron and his wife, Stephanie, have two children, Carter (11) and Stella (8). Catawba Men’s Basketball Coach Rob Perron has announced the hiring of Jo Jo English as an assistant coach with the program. Wake Forest Basketball coach Steve Forbes, and players Daivien Williamson and Carter Whitt, talk with the media following a 70-62 victory over Catawba College Thursday. May 2018 – Present 2 years 5 months. At Lees-McRae, Waln was very instrumental in helping the Bobcats, another NCAA D2 school, to the most wins in school history. In her initial season in 2004, she led Catawba to both the South Atlantic Conference regular season and tournament titles and a spot in the NCAA II Southeast Regional. “I had a great four years as a student-athlete at Catawba and another 15 as a coach. Baxter has been the Associate Head Coach the last three years and on the staff with the Catawba women’s program since 2013. Marsh graduated from Bemidji State University in Minnesota with a degree in sports management degree. Coach Popp was a stellar athlete, quarterbacking his high school football program to its first undefeated season. Graduate Assistant Coach Wingate University. 247Sports. Swimming Men @ Lenoir-Rhyne w/Wingate 3rd. Waln helped groom All-Sun Belt point guard Jaylen Shaw, who averaged 15 ppg for the Chanticleers, while helping CCU earn wins over Iona, Texas Arlington, and South Alabama. Assistant CoachAlma Mater: Appalachian St. '13E-mail: [email protected] Phone: (704) 637-4473. Basketball (M) Rob Perron. Founded, monitored, and run by college coaches. Prior to joining Dave Davis at Newberry, Perron was the Director of Basketball Operations for the Charlotte 49ers from 2006 to 2012. BASKETBALL (M): news roster coaches schedule stats photos archives Schedule Select a season... 2020-2021 Season 2019-2020 Season 2018-2019 Season 2017-2018 Seas It is an advanced level basketball training program that will run from 1:00 PM until 5:00 PM on the 10th of August. Catawba will begin an immediate search to fill her position, http://www.gocatawbaindians.com/article.asp?articleID=8635. Baxter Named Head Coach For Catawba College Women’s Basketball. Kitoko was an all-conference performer, averaging 15 points as a senior at Apex High School. He played his high school basketball at Copperas Cove High School in Texas, where he was a 6A All-District player during his junior and senior year. “I appreciate the opportunity I had to return to my alma mater to coach,” stated Morton. Salisbury, North Carolina, United States. News. “Her teams have consistently won basketball games, while her players have consistently graduated at rates well above the national average. HoopDirt is your source for the latest college basketball coaching news, rumors, and job postings. Morton is stepping down to devote more time to her family. John Kitoko has joined the Catawba College Men’s Basketball Staff as a graduate assistant entering the 2020-21 season. 2012-13 Catawba College Men's Basketball Media Guide. Head CoachAlma Mater: St. Andrews '96E-mail: [email protected] Phone: (704) 637-4473. “I had a great four years as a student-athlete at Catawba and another 15 as a coach. Morton guided the Catawba Indians for 15 seasons and leaves as the winningest coach in school history with 238 victories. Morton is stepping down to devote more time to her family. She posted a pair of 20-win seasons and produced 13 winning campaigns at her alma mater. English comes to Catawba after serving as head coach at Sumter High School for the past two seasons. Catawba College Director of Athletics, Larry Leckonby, has announced that Women’s Basketball Head Coach Angie Morton has resigned. 247Sports Home. Apply to Assistant Professor, Product Line Manager, Test Technician and more! 123 Catawba College jobs available on Indeed.com. He started his coaching career at St. Andrews as an assistant in 1997. Ranked nationally for most of the season, Waln helped lead an attacking and high energy defense that finished near the top in forced turnovers and steals, while also leading the NCAA in free throws made and free throws attempted. Derrick Wall joined the Catawba College Men’s Basketball Coaching staff in the spring of 2018. Before his stint at Davidson County Community College, Marsh coached one year at Dallas Christian College in Texas, who finished fifth in the nation at the National Tournament in Missouri. This helped lead the way for Catawba to finish with its second straight 20-win season. 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