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Lady Thunderbirds Head Coach Gunnare receives second straight ‘Coach of the Year’ honor

Courtesy of Casper College

The Casper College Lady Thunderbirds Head Coach Dwight Gunnare was selected as the Region IX Women’s Basketball 2018-2019 “Coach of the Year,” according to a Casper College news release.

Gunnare also received the “Coach of the Year” recognition last year, the release states.

“‘It is an honor to receive this recognition from my coaching peers because there are a lot of outstanding coaches in our Region. I feel very strongly that this recognition also includes Coach Nate Macy and Coach Cheyenne Balster,’” Gunnare said in the release.

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The release adds that the Lady Thunderbirds have won the Region IX North two years in a row. Their record this season was 27-7, going 13-1 in sub-region IX North.