Head Coach Todd Lorensen
Coach Lorensen, a Prairie City-Monroe High School graduate, came to SWCC from Iowa Wesleyan College in Mount Pleasant, where he was briefly the head men’s basketball coach and assistant sports information director. Prior to coaching at Iowa Wesleyan, he spent two years as assistant men’s basketball coach at Truman State University in Kirksville, MO, where he helped the team qualify for the MIAA conference tournament for the first time in six years. At Truman State, he also served as a health & exercise science instructor. Lorensen has coaching experience at the University of Nebraska at Omaha and Grand View University in Des Moines as well.
As a player, Lorensen played one year, from 2003-04, at Quincy University in Quincy, IL, and three years for Grand View University in Des Moines. Highlights during his college career at Grand View include serving as team captain; being named a Champion of Character; being named honorable mention and academic all-conference all three years; and achieving the 1,000 point club.