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Bobbi Vandenberg
Head Coach: 19th Season
Phone: 608-796-3813

Bobbi (Brown) Vandenberg is beginning her 19th season as head coach of the women's basketball team at Viterbo University. The V-Hawks have a mark of 271 wins and 300 losses under Vandenberg's direction, and have posted 20 or more wins in four of those seasons. Of the past 12 seasons, Viterbo has finished no lower than third place in the Midwest Classic (Collegiate) Conference six times.

The 2004-05 V-Hawks earned the program's second MCC Championship and second trip to the NAIA Division II National Tournament by winning the 2005 MCC Tournament. The 2000-2001 V-Hawks finished with a school record 30 wins and the program's first MCC Championship as they finished undefeated in conference play. They earned their first bid to the NAIA Division II National Tournament and were the highest ranked athletic team in the history of Viterbo, with a final NAIA Division II ranking of #4 in the nation. Coach "V" was named MCC "Coach of the Year" for the 2000-2001 and 2004-05 seasons and Co-Coach of the Year for the 2001-2002 season after a second place finish in the MCC and 20-13 overall record.

Vandenberg, a native of Denver, Colorado, was head basketball coach at Boulder High School from 1982-1987 and from 1988-1992. She compiled a 183-27 record there, and won the Colorado girls' state basketball championship five times. She was named Coach of the Year five times by the Denver Post. She also taught chemistry and biology at BHS.
 
Vandenberg is a 1982 graduate of the University of Colorado, earning a bachelor's degree with a double major in biology and biochemistry, along with a teaching certificate in natural sciences. She played basketball for the Buffs from 1976-1979.Vandenberg and her husband, Joe, live in La Crosse with their 17-year-old son, Patrick, and their 15-year-old daughter, Mollie.

The Vandenberg Years at Viterbo

Season

Year

Record

18th 2010-2011 10-20

17th

2009-2010

8-24

16th

2008-2009

9-22

15th

2007-2008

13-18

14th

2006-2007

11-19

13th

2005-2006

9-22

12th

2004-2005

18-18

11th

2003-2004

15-18

10th

2002-2003

12-20

9th

2001-2002

20-13

8th

2000-2001

30-5

7th

1999-2000

21-13

6th

1998-1999

15-15

5th

1997-1998

25-5

4th

1996-1997

19-13

3rd

1995-1996

9-19

2nd

1994-1995

8-23

1st

1993-1994

19-13

18 years

 

271-300

 
 
Sam Aspenson
Assistant Coach: 1st Season
 
Ross Moline
Assistant Coach: 2nd Season
 
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Sally Colby
Student Assistant: 1st Season
 
 
 
 
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