Coeur d'Alene Charter Academy
Conference: 2A Central Idaho League
Head Coach: Doug Grant
Years as Head Coach: 3
Previous Experience: 12
Record Last Year: 18-5
Who do you have coming back this year?
21 Anna Verhaeghe, 35 Jacklyn Jensen, Johanna Ramb, Sarah Haman, Abby Bartlett, Claire Zasadny
Any Returning Players with Honors?
21 Anna Verhaeghe, 35 Jacklyn Jensen All Conference CIL
Any “Key Players” that you lost from last year?
Lexi Turkenberg. Leadership, Ball Control,Scoring
Do you have any new incoming “impact” players?
Mae Alexander G, Freshman 5’9”
As a team, what are your offensive strengths?
Jacklyn Jensen, Sarah Haman inside post play
Offensive areas you hope to improve on over last year:
Consistent scoring from all 5 starters
As a team, what are your defensive strengths?
Perimeter speed , and inside presence with Jacklyn Jensen(Great shot blocker)
Defensive Areas you hope to improve on over last year:
Full court pressure
Does your team have a motto/theme for the upcoming season?
Dedicated but few, Work Hard, and focus on teamwork
What are you most excited about in regards to this year’s team?
We will all be returning. We have a good foundation of young players.
For the fans, what is the must-see game of the year on your schedule?
Grangeville. Trip to state goes through Grangeville
What is the ‘X-Factor’ to having success this season as a team?
How fast these young players adapt to the varsity game.
Besides the pay, the fame and the glory, why do you coach high school basketball?
Love for the game, and working with the young players, to teach life skills through the game of Basketball.
What makes your school the best place to coach for?
Dedicated but few. Great kids with solid foundations.