West Hills College Lemoore is pleased to announce the following new coach to the Golden Eagles team:
Men’s Basketball Coach
Coach Donnye Ross has over twenty-eight years of coaching basketball at the community college and high school levels. Most recently, he was Head Women’s Basketball Coach at Imperial Valley College from 2013 to 2018
Prior to coaching at Imperial Valley College, he was an assistant coach for five years at Cosumnes River College under Head coach James Giacomazzi. Coach Ross also worked in several high schools including Troy High school in Fullerton, Sacramento High School, and two years as Head coach at Richmond High, Richmond CA. In addition, he coached at Los Angeles City College and Skyline College where he coached under Hall of Fame Coach Pete Pontacq.
Coach Ross played Football, Basketball, and Track at St. Mary’s College High School in Berkeley CA. He played one year of college basketball at College of Notre Dame in Belmont, CA, and played another year of football at San Mateo College in CA.
Coach Ross graduated in 1989 from the University of Redlands with a bachelor’s Degree in Management. He received his Master’s Degree in Sports Management from Nova Southeastern University, and he has completed all but his dissertation for a doctorate in Psychology with a Specialization in Sports and Performance Psychology.
Coach Ross is single and lives in Lemoore,CA.