Forum staff reports, Published March 27 2014
West Fargo Sheyenne hires varsity coachesWEST FARGO – West Fargo Sheyenne High School announced the hiring of four varsity coaches in the school’s athletic department Thursday.
Troy Thorson has been hired to coach the varsity girls cross country team. Thorson most recently coached cross country at Fargo South High School, earning Eastern Dakota Conference coach of the year honors in 2012.
Erich Richardson has been named the girls and boys swimming coach. Richardson has been an assistant boys swimming coach at West Fargo High School since 2008. Since 2011, Richardson was the head coach of the Fargo Shanley girls swimming team.
Sasha Steichen is the school’s varsity dance coach, and Holly Strand is the varsity cheerleading coach.
Sheyenne begins varsity competition in approved sports starting in the fall.