After a successful 2019-2020 campaign, the Mid Michigan College Women's Laker Basketball team is ready for another great season! The Lakers are hoping to continue and improve on their streak of success. We urge you to come watch the team in action on the court as Coach Rodenbo builds on the team's past success.
Head Coach - Matt Rodenbo
Rodenbo is originally from Alma, Michigan where he graduated from in 1989. He is retired from Clare Public Schools where he was an Administrator and Teacher for the past 21 years. He was elected to the Clare Board of Education for a 4-year term starting in January 2021. While at Clare, he also served as the Girl's Basketball Head Coach from 2010-2013. He graduated from Central Michigan University with a Bachelor's of Science in Education and then earned a Master degree in Educational Leadership. Matt's wife Stephanie is a teacher at Evart Public Schools and they have three sons, Tyler, Scott and Ryan.
Rodenbo's coaching career has spanned over 30 years at all different levels with stints at Alma High School, Coleman High School, and Clare High School. His teams at Clare were extremely successful, winning three Jack Pine Conference Championships with an undefeated record (42-0), and earning district and regional titles (1st in Clare History) in the MHSAA post-season tournament. In his three years at Clare High School, his record was 63-8. He was also the 2013-2014 BCAM Region 15 Coach of the Year.
Matt has been at Mid Michigan College since 2014. His Mid Michigan teams have enjoyed tremendous success as they have made 2 appearances in the national tournament with a 5th place finish in the nation in 2015-16 as well as 2 district championships and 2 regional championships. Mid Michigan also won the MCCAA conference championship in 2017/18. Mid's record since 2014 when Matt took over is 139-30. Matt has won several coaching awards while at Mid Michigan.
2014/2015 District B Coach of the Year
2019/2020 District A Coach of the Year
2019/2020 BCAM Junior College Coach of the Year
Women's Basketball Events & News
2014-2015 | Division 3 Region 12 Champions
2015-2016 | Division 3 Region 12 Champions
2015-2016 | District B Champions
2015-2016 | NJCAA National Championship (5th Place)
2017-2018 | MCCAA Western Conference Champions
2019-2020 | MCCAA Western Conference Tournament Champions