The 2018-2019 season will be Daniel Thompson’s 5th year on staff as an assistant coach and 3rd year under Head Coach Mike Trautman. Thompson rejoined the program as a coach for the 2014-2015 season.
While on staff, the Trojan men’s basketball teams have complied a 76-44 overall record, while going 36-20 during league play. The Trojan’s have had winning records all four seasons and have qualified for the post-season tournament twice. During the 2017-2018 season, the Trojan’s claimed their first League title in nearly 4 decades, while also setting the school wins record (26) as well as earning the schools first #1 ranking in the NWAC Coaches Poll.
Coach Thompson is involved in recruiting, player development, and working on the offense with Coach Trautman.
Thompson, an Everett native, prepped at nearby Arlington High School where he was a 3-year letterman. He then went on to play at Everett Community College, for Hall of Fame coach, Larry Walker.
Thompson earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Sport Management from Washington State University, in 2013.