Kevin Walterbach

Head Coach


Coach Kevin Walterbach has been a Math teacher at Bishop Ward for 10 years and member of the Bishop Ward Boys’ Basketball Coaching Staff since the 2014-2015 season.  He has served as Head Cross Country coach for eight years and JV Boys’ Head Basketball and Varsity Assistant Boys’ Basketball Coach for nine years.  Coach Walterbach has been a basketball coach on the elementary, middle school, and high school levels for 10 years.  Born and raised in Kansas City, MO and attending high school at St. Pius X, Coach Walterbach is very familiar with the small, Catholic high school setting.  He continued  his undergraduate education at the University of Missouri and then earned his master’s degree from Baker University.  Coach Walterbach said, “I am honored to be the new Varsity Boys’ Basketball Coach at Bishop Ward. I am truly excited to continue building upon my years with the program. I look forward to working with the players, staff, and community to create a positive and successful basketball experience for all involved.  I would also like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who has helped me along my journey in the program and within the Bishop Ward community, including former head coaches, Coach Brian Gavin and Coach Steve Stitzer. I was able to learn immensely under both of them and look forward to carrying on their hard work.

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