Thurin named Coach of the Year

North Platte Community College Lady Knight Head Coach Richard (Dick) Thurin of Grant was named Region IX Division II Coach of the Year in his 16th and final season. 

The season came to an end for the Lady Knights on Saturday March 11, when they were defeated by the Dakota College at Bottineau Lady Jacks, 70-63.

It was the final game for Thurin, who is retiring after 16 years at the helm of the Lady Knights’ team. 

Thurin also won Coach of the Year in 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013 and 2014.

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