Women's Basketball Coaching Staff
Co-Head Coaches: Ron Newton and Shayla Ball
The 2013-14 Tritons will be led by Ron Newton and Shayla Ball.
Coach Ron "Newt" Newton has coached for many years in the Puget Sound area, with stops at Seattle University, Pierce College and Nathan Hale High School. He has worked for many years alongside current EdCC men's head coach Kyle Gray. Last year the men's team won the NWAACC North title and appeared in the NWAACC Championship Game.
Coach Shyla Ball prepped at Hillsboro HS in the Portland area where she led the Lady Spartans to a 2009 Northwest Oregon League championship and state playoff run in 2009. Ball was named team MVP as a senior and led her squad in points (16.6) and rebounds (10.3). She was also selected as the Northwest Oregon Conference Player of the Year and earned a spot on the Class 5A all-state first team in 2009.
Ball played in the NWAACC for two seasons at Clackamas College before moving on to Division I Florida Gulf Coast. At Clackamas she earned a spot on the 2010 NWAACC All-Tournament team, was first team All-League and made second team All-NWAACC Ball also picked up a spot on the NWAACC's All-Academic team and was named the Southern Region MVP after averaging 21.2 points, 10.7 rebounds, 3.6 steals and 3.1 assists per game during the regular season. Ball ranked in the top three in the NWAACC in points, rebounds and steals and also recorded 19 double-double on the year.