Coaching Staff

Amanda Bailey

Head Coach/Senior Women's Administrator/NCAA Compliance & Eligibility Officer

  • Coach Bailey begins her sixth year as head coach
  • 2005 graduate of UW-Stevens Point
  • 2007 Masters degree from UW-Stevens Point in General Education
  • Last season, she led the Norse to the Iowa Conference championship, the eighth IIAC title in school history and first since 2007
  • During the 2015 campaign the Norse posted a record of 23-6, captured the Iowa Conference Tournament title and advanced to the second round of the NCAA III National Tournament
  • She has coached six players who have earned nine all-conference honors and one that was named the league's MVP twice and Defensive Player of the Year
  • Prior to being named head coach she was Luther's top assistant for three years
  • While playing for Stevens Point she was a two-time WBCA Kodak All-American
  • 2005 NCAA III National Player of the Year
  • Three-times named first-team all-conference and twice was named WIAC Player of the Year
  • Completed her career as the Pointers all-time leading scorer with 1,801 points
  • Helped lead the Pointers to a record of 101-19 during her career and the 2002 NCAA III national championship and a fourth place finish in the national tournament in 2004
  • As a member of the Pointers track and field team, she was a four-time All-American in the shot put and once in the discus

Tayler Jenks

Assistant Coach

  • 2016 graduate of Luther College
  • The 2016-17 campaign will be coach Jenks first season as assistant coach
  • Four-year letter winner
  • 2016 All-Iowa Conference Selection
  • Served as Norse Co-captain
  • Also serves as Hall Director for Dieseth