Girls Basketball

2017-18 Season

Varsity Head Coach--Steve Eklund  

Varsity Assistant--Mr. Jeff Eklund

JV Head Coach--Mr. Stan Bauer

Freshman Coach--Mr. Ken Spitzley

8th Grade--Mr. Darren Thelen

7th Grade--Ms. Elizabeth Kramer


Coach Eklund is a 1993 graduate of Pewamo-Westphalia during which time he played on the 1992 State Semi-Finalist and 1993 State Finalist boys basketball teams.  He continued his basketball career playing two years at Grand Valley State University.  He spent three years as the varsity boys basketball coach at Portland High School prior to taking over the girls program at P-W in 2009.  His varsity girls teams have won three CMAC titles, three district titles, and one regional title in four years.  His highest coaching honor to date was being named the Lansing State Journal Girls Basketball Coach of the Year in 2011.  Coach Ecklund and his wife Terri, have three children, Jamison, Grady and Adrianna.