• Graduate of now-defunct Golden Valley High School, bachelor’s degrees from Macalester College, University of St. Thomas.

• Physical education teacher at Alice Smith Elementary.

• In his 18th season as Hopkins’ girls’ basketball head coach.

• Has a career record of 468-62, including 21-0 this season.

• Has coached Hopkins to 10 state tournament appearances.

• Led Royals to 4A titles in 2004, 2006, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015.

• Elected to Minnesota Girls’ Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame in 2015.