Coaching Staff

Amanda Bailey

Head Coach

  • 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

David Foley

Assistant Coach

  • The 2016-17 campaign will be coach Foley's fifth season with the Norse
  • Joined Norse program after serving as a graduate assistant men's basketball coach at Central Michigan University from 2010-12
  • 2009 graduate of Hendrix College, Conway, Arkansas
  • 2012 Masters of Arts in Sport Administration Central Michigan University
  • Has worked numerous summer basketball camps in Dallas, Texas area from 2005-10 and while at Central Michigan University
  • Played both basketball and baseball at Hendrix College earning all-league recognition in both sports