Varsity
Boys Basketball

 
 Left to Right: Row 1: Spencer Adams, Keaton Brown, Parker Conrad, LeTrey Williams, Nate Place, Owen Treece, Clayton Proffitt, Kolby Barnhart Row 2: Coach Bagley, Tanner Barnhart, Jake Hilleary, Lawson Blackmore, Blake Henry, Drew Bagley, Colin Place, Coach Covey

Left to Right:
Row 1: Spencer Adams, Keaton Brown, Parker Conrad, LeTrey Williams, Nate Place, Owen Treece, Clayton Proffitt, Kolby Barnhart
Row 2: Coach Bagley, Tanner Barnhart, Jake Hilleary, Lawson Blackmore, Blake Henry, Drew Bagley, Colin Place, Coach Covey

 
 


2018-2019 Varsity Schedule

Date Opponent Location Result
December 1 (5:00) Lincolnview AWAY L 57 - 58
December 7 Parkway HOME W 56 - 50
December 14 Wapakoneta Home
December 21 Delphos St. John's HOME
December 22 Wayne Trace AWAY
December 28 Ottoville AWAY
December 29 Columbus Grove AWAY
January 4 St. Mary's AWAY
January 5 Crestview HOME
January 11 Ottawa-Glandorf HOME
January 12 Marion Local AWAY
January 18 Shawnee AWAY
January 19 Bryan HOME
January 22 Kalida HOME
January 25 Kenton HOME
January 26 Coldwater AWAY
February 1 Elida AWAY
February 8 Bath HOME
February 9 St. Henry AWAY
February 15 Celina HOME
February 19 Lima Central Catholic HOME
February 22 Defiance AWAY

J.V. tips off at 6:00 p.m. unless otherwise indicated.
     Varsity games to immediately follow.

 


2018-2019 Varsity Roster

Number Name Year
#3 Clayton Proffitt Junior
#5 Owen Treece Sophomore
#10 Nate Place Senior
#11 Tanner Barnhart Junior
#12 LeTrey Williams Sophomore
#15 Keaton Brown Junior
#20 Parker Conrad Junior
#23 Blake Henry Senior
#24 Lawson Blackmore Senior
#25 Kolby Barnhart Junior
#33 Colin Place Junior
#34 Jake Hilleary Junior
#35 Drew Bagley Senior
#40 Spencer Adams Junior
 

Seniors

 Junior Varsity
Boys Basketball

 
 Left to Right: Row 1: Nathan Jackson, Keaton Brown, Kolby Barnhart, Ries Wise, Quinton Craig Row 2: Coach Miller, Parker Conrad, Evan Knittle, Colin Place, Spencer Adams, Coach Laudick

Left to Right:
Row 1: Nathan Jackson, Keaton Brown, Kolby Barnhart, Ries Wise, Quinton Craig
Row 2: Coach Miller, Parker Conrad, Evan Knittle, Colin Place, Spencer Adams, Coach Laudick

 


2018-2019 JV Schedule

Date Opponent Location Result
December 1 (5:00) Lincolnview AWAY W 46 - 36
December 7 Parkway HOME L
December 14 Wapakoneta Home
December 21 Delphos St. John's HOME
December 22 Wayne Trace AWAY
December 28 Ottoville AWAY
December 29 Columbus Grove AWAY
January 4 St. Mary's AWAY
January 5 Crestview HOME
January 11 Ottawa-Glandorf HOME
January 12 Marion Local AWAY
January 18 Shawnee AWAY
January 19 Bryan HOME
January 22 Kalida HOME
January 25 Kenton HOME
January 26 Coldwater AWAY
February 1 Elida AWAY
February 8 Bath HOME
February 9 St. Henry AWAY
February 15 Celina HOME
February 19 Lima Central Catholic HOME
February 22 Defiance AWAY

J.V. tips off at 6:00 p.m. unless otherwise indicated.
Varsity games to immediately follow. 

 


2018-2019 JV Roster

Number Name Year
#3 Ries Wise Sophomore
#10 Nathan Jackson Freshman
#12 Quinton Craig Sophomore
#15 Keaton Brown Junior
#20 Parker Conrad Junior
#24 Evan Knittle Sophomore
#25 Kolby Barnhart Junior
#33 Colin Place Junior
#40 Spencer Adams Junior

Freshman
Boys Basketball

 
 Left to Right: Row 1: Ethan Mooney, Ethan Brown, Trey Laudick, Ethan Markley, Josh Reichert, Isaac Sully Row 2: Jaiden Weaks, Sam Moonshower, Connor Pratt, Ty Jackson, Ethan Rupert, Turner Witten, Coach Hood

Left to Right:
Row 1: Ethan Mooney, Ethan Brown, Trey Laudick, Ethan Markley, Josh Reichert, Isaac Sully
Row 2: Jaiden Weaks, Sam Moonshower, Connor Pratt, Ty Jackson, Ethan Rupert, Turner Witten, Coach Hood

 


2018-2019 Freshman Schedule

Date Time Opponent Location Result
December 3 5:00 p.m. Celina AWAY W 49 - 45
December 4 5:00 p.m. Wayne Trace AWAY W 54 - 22
December 17 5:00 p.m. Elida HOME
December 20 5:00 p.m. Bath HOME
December 22 10:00 a.m. Kalida AWAY
January 8 5:00 p.m. Crestview HOME
January 14 5:00 p.m. Ottawa-Glandorf HOME
January 15 5:00 p.m. Paulding HOME
January 28 5:30 p.m. Defiance AWAY
January 29 5:00 p.m. Shawnee Home
February 7 6:00 p.m. Wapakoneta AWAY
 


Freshman Roster

Number Name
#5 Isaac Sully
#11 Ethan Mooney
#12 Ethan Markley
#15 Josh Reichert
#21 Ethan Brown
#23 Sam Moonshower
#24 Ty Jackson
#25 Connor Pratt
#32 Trey Laudick
#35 Ethan Rupert
#42 Turner Witten
#44 Jaiden Weaks
 Coach Mark Bagley

Mark Bagley

Head Coach
Mark Bagley begins his sixth season as the Varsity Boys Basketball Coach at Van Wert High School and twenty-sixth season overall. Coach Bagley was a JV and Varsity Assistant Basketball Coach for 18 seasons with the Boys Basketball Team. He is a proud 1989 graduate of Van Wert High School, a 1993 graduate of Taylor University, and a 2002 graduate of the University of Dayton. Mark received his Bachelor in Elementary Education from Taylor University and his Masters in Administration from the University of Dayton. He is the Van Wert Middle School Principal, an Ohio Schools to Watch since 2005 and 2013-2014 Ohio Middle School of the Year. Mark and his wife, Rachelle, have 2 children, Drew a senior and Maria an 8th grader, who both attend the Van Wert City Schools.


 Coach Chris Covey

Chris Covey

Varsity Assistant Coach
Coach Covey has been coaching basketball for 25 years, 18 of those with Van Wert basketball, 10 years as the Boys Junior Varsity Coach. This year will be his sixth year as the Boys Varsity Assistant Coach. He is a graduate of Van Wert High School, Bowling Green State University where he received his Bachelor of Science in Education (English), and the University of Dayton where he received his Masters in Education (Leadership). Covey is the Director of Curriculum and Instruction for VWCS. Coach Covey and his wife, Amy, who is a special education teacher at Van Wert Elementary School, have two children, Jacob, age 21, and Jenna, age 17.


 Coach Ben Laudick

Ben Laudick

Junior Varsity Coach
Coach Laudick returns for his sixth year as the Junior Varsity Boys Basketball Coach. He is a Van Wert High School graduate and a graduate of The Ohio State University and the University of Findlay where he obtained his degree in Middle Childhood Education. Coach Laudick is an 8th grade Mathematics teacher. Ben and his wife, Kimberly, have four children, Larissa (19), Trey (15) who is a freshman, Andrew (11) who is in 6th grade and Scarlett (6) who is in kindergarten. Ben is also actively involved with the Van Wert High School Athletic Booster Club where he serves as the club's president. Good Luck to all our cougar athletes this winter season and GO COUGARS!!!


 Coach Brandon Miller

Brandon Miller

Assistant Coach
Coach Miller is entering his twentieth season as a volunteer Assistant Boys Basketball Coach. He is a 1995 graduate of Van Wert High School and attended Miami University. Coach Miller is employed by Kennedy Manufacturing and resides in Van Wert with his wife, Alison and their two sons, Carter and Rylan.


 Coach Jeff Hood

Jeff Hood

Freshman Coach
Coach Hood is the Freshmen Boys Basketball Coach for Van Wert High School. This is his ninth season with the Cougar basketball program and previously he coached Junior Varsity basketball at Adrian High School in Adrian, Michigan. He graduated from Ada High School in Ada, Ohio and Adrian College located in Adrian, Michigan where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree. Coach Hood obtained his Masters of Science degree from West Virginia University and teaches Health and Physical Education at Van Wert High School. He and his wife, Diane, who teaches kindergarten at the Early Childhood Center, have two children, Natalie and Jacob.