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meet the coaching staff

Meet The Coaching Staff
Ken Sherwood

Ken Sherwood is the Head Coach of the Women’s Badminton team at LACC. Professor Sherwood is a tenured instructor at LACC and has been a member of the faculty since 1995. He was named LACC Teacher of the year in 2000. Prior to teaching at City, Professor Sherwood taught at various colleges including Mt. San Antonio College, Cerritos College, Pasadena City College, Cal Poly Pomona, Cal State LA and Miami University (OH).

Professor Sherwood earned his BS in Organizational Communication from Cal Poly Pomona in 1991 and his MA in Speech Communication from Miami University in 1993.

Since coming to LACC in 1995 Professor Sherwood has been most well known for his coaching and direction of LACC’s nationally ranked debate team. He has also served as the game announcer for LACC’s Men’s Basketball team since the Fall of 2001. In 2005 Professor Sherwood assumed the duties of coaching the Women’s Badminton team. His prior athletic coaching experience includes Little League baseball, AYSO soccer, and high school Women’s Volleyball.

Coach Sherwood very much enjoyed his first season as the Badminton coach during which he saw his team’s overall performance improve dramatically from the 2004 season and looks forward to continued improvement in the upcoming season.


Wendel Eckford

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