Wake Tech names basketball, baseball coaches

Posted April 15, 2009

— Wake Tech Athletic Director Barry Street on Wednesday announced the hiring of coaches for the team's inaugural basketball and baseball teams.

Van Williams, a former assistant coach at Shaw University and a Wake Tech alum, will coach the men's basketball team which begins play in the fall. Street will coach the women's team. Tryouts for the fall season begin April 29.

Chris Kiec, who has coached at Cary High School and currently teaches at Reedy Creek Middle School, will coach the baseball team that begins play in spring 2010.

Wake Tech will also field a softball team beginning in 2010. A coach has not been named yet.

Adjunct instructor Wendi Huskins will coach a co-ed cheerleading squad.

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  • sidecutter Apr 17, 2009

    That's great. Due to the budget crisis Instructors are being made to teach extra classes and yet there is money to fund an athletic program! Can you spell "mis-place priorities."