Natchitoches Junior High School JAG students received an opportunity to Job Shadow the Coaches of Northwestern State University on April 23. Coach William Lewit worked diligently to arrange the visit. Coach Mike McConathy discussed the business of basketball and expounded on the importance of good character, Coach Lewit discussed community service, Coach Moore talked about recruiting, Coach Spielbauer discussed camp/fundraising and Coach Simmons discussed academic monitoring and the role of an assistant coach. JAG members were able to play 5 on 5 with the basketball players.
Pictured are members of the NSU basketball team, Coach McConathy, Coach Lewit, Coach Spielbauer, Coach Simmons, Coach Moore, Joe Duiden, Maleek McNeal, Travis Rachal, Cameron Soto, Corey Moran, Marcus Maxie, Kayden Holden, and Jacquelyn Rainwater.