Doug Wagemester begins his 14th year as the head coach of the Kirkwood Community College Men's Basketball Program. During his tenure, Wagemester's Eagles have a combined overall record of 363-89 and a conference record of 156-21. Their accomplishments include: 9 National tournament appearances including 3 National Runner-Up titles, 9 Region XI Championships, 4 Regional XI Runner-Up finishes and 11 ICCAC Championships. During Wagemester's tenure, the Eagles have had 9 All-Americans and 25 First Team All-Region XI performers.
Doug came to Kirkwood from Grand View College in Des Moines, where he served as Head Men's Basketball coach for one season. In his first season as a head coach, his team finished the year with a 25-9 mark and set a school record for wins in a season. He has previously served as an assistant coach at Coffeyville Community College (KS), University of Redlands (CA) and Colorado College (CO).
Doug played his collegiate basketball at Loras College in Dubuque from 1986-1990. He played for Mike Jaskulski, current assistant at University of Alabama Birmingham and Brad Soderberg, former head coach at St. Louis University and current Head Coach at Lindenwood University. Doug was a three-year starter and served as a captain his senior season. He graduated from Loras in 1990 with a BA in Physical Education and received his MA in Education from the University of Redlands in 1994.
Doug and his wife, the former Kim Kelly, are both natives of Clinton, IA. They currently reside in Cedar Rapids with their three children, daughter, Jenna (11), and sons Hank (10) and Jack (7).
After Iowa Greg was drafted by the Philadelphia 76ers in 1985 and played one season with the great Julius (Dr. J) Erving before continuing his career abroad in Italy and Spain. Greg returned to the NBA's Sacramento Kings for one season before returning to Italy and Australia.
Greg brings his unique knowledge and experience of the game to Kirkwood along with his outstanding ability to relate to young people.
Quincy enters his 3rd season with Kirkwood Community College men's basketball program. Quincy's responsibilities include recruiting, player development, strength and conditioning, web development, and scouting.
Darin is in his 16th year as an assistant coach for the Eagles. He was instrumental with his efforts on the floor and recruiting in bringing a national championship to Kirkwood in 1998. He has helped Kirkwood to an overall record of 419-105 in his 16 years. Darin brings enthusiasm and knowledge to the program, as well as a strong desire to succeed. Darin also is in his 16th season as the head golf coach at Kirkwood and currently works on campus in the Advising and Transfer Center.
A 1991 graduate of Wapsie Valley High School, Darin was a four-sport letter winner. He was a first Team All-Stater in football and third Team All-Stater in basketball while qualifying for the state golf tournament his junior and senior years. Darin graduated from Coe College in 1995, with a Business Administration and a minor in Economics and Physical Education. Darin participated in basketball and golf for four years, captaining the basketball team his junior and senior seasons. He finished in the top two individually in the conference golf tournament all four years.
Darin's hobbies are playing golf, watching sports on TV, reading and spending time with family and friends whenever possible. He currently lives in Fairfax with his wife, Anna and daughter Nadia.
|Des Moines Area CC||86|
|Region XI Tournament Championship|
|Southwestern CC at||80|
|Region XI Tournament Semifinal|
|Iowa Lakes CC at||59|
|Region XI Tournament Quarterfinal|
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