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Demon Girls Basketball Gets New Assistant

Posted: Thursday, August 4th, 2011 at 8:21 am

When the high school basketball season opens in late fall, the Washington Demon girls will have a new assistant coach on the bench.Head Coach Phil Long says Erin Thorius has been on his staff since he became head coach in 2005. He says she decided not to return for another to have a little more free time. Long says Chelsey Degen has been hired to fill the opening. Degen is from Algona and was a thrower on the track and field team at Simpson College.