Get to know the Freshman Coaches

Head Coach

Name: Marc Murren

Years at WHS: 26

Graduated from: Lincoln HS and Northern State Univ

Coaching Responsibilities:

Head Freshman Coach

Coaching Background: 35 yrs in Football, 37 yrs in Wrestling, and 17 yrs Track in Yankton, Canton, and Washington HS


Favorite Part of Coaching: The players and fellow coaches

Family: Wife LuAnn, Daughter Amy (teacher) and Daughter Emily (nurse), and Son John in Construction


Assistant Coaches

Name: Kurt Skogstad 

Years at WHS: 17

Graduated from: Lincoln HS and University of Sioux Falls

Coaching Responsibilities: Freshman Assistant Coach and Varsity Stats

Coaching Background: 

19 yrs of coaching Football and Basketball - Freshman Boys Basketball Coach and Varsity Stats

Favorite Part of Coaching: Working with the student athletes and celebrating our accomplishments as a team

Family: Wife Kristin, Son Jacob 18 and Daughter Emelia 15

Name: Tom Freese

Years at WHS: 8th year teaching; 5th year coaching

Graduated from: University of Oregon (Ducks)

Coaching Responsibilities: Freshman Assistant Coach

Coaching Background: 

Prior to coming to Sioux Falls I coached 17 years of football between Las Vegas and Ohio Schools

Favorite Part of Coaching: Hanging out with the players and watching them graw as football players as well as people in general

Family: Wife He; Kids: Travis 21, Zac 18, Josh and Abby 16,a nd Nate 14