Southwestern's Women's Basketball Coaches
The 2012-2013 year will begin Coach Herbert’s 15th year of coaching, fifth year as the Head Coach at SWOCC and his second year as the Athletic Director for the Lakers. In only his 3rd season, Coach Herbert helped the Women's Basketball team to an 18-10 record and their first appearance at the NWAACC tournament since 2001. In the past 4 seasons the Lakers have had 18 of 22 sophomores complete a degree at SWOCC and all have transferred on to either continue playing or pursue a 4-year degree.
Previous to coming to SWOCC Coach Herbert resided in Granbury, Texas where he was a Physical Education teacher and basketball coach at Garner ISD. Coach Herbert has also been an assistant coach at Sandia High School (Albuquerque, NM), Santa Rosa High School (Santa Rosa, CA), Gavilan Junior College (Gilroy, CA) and Humboldt State University (Arcata, CA).
Coach Herbert earned his B.S. degree from Sonoma State University in Rohnert Park, CA, his M.S. degree in Kinesiology from Humboldt State University, and his Ph.D. in Health, Physical Education & Recreation from The University of New Mexico.
Coach Herbert is married to Megan Corriea, who is the Head Softball coach at Southwestern. Coach Herbert and Coach Corriea are the parents of Joseph and Jackson and currently reside in Coos Bay.
The 2012-2013 basketball season will be Coach Jones’ 4th year as the Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach. Working with Coach Herbert the team had an 18-10 record and their first appearance at the NWAACC tournament since 2001.
Coach Jones’ earned her B.S. in Sociology from Vanguard University of Southern California, in Costa Mesa, CA. She is currently a stay at home mom and owns her own bookkeeping business, J2K2 Books.
Coach Jones’ is married to Jeremy David Jones who is the Assistant Director of Housing at SWOCC. Coach Jones’ and Jeremy have two kids Jeremiah and Kylie and currently reside in Coos Bay.