The Ferndale School District announced their choice for the new high school boys basketball coach is Jason Owens. Owens has been coach of the high school’s C-team for four years.
In April, Monte Walton resigned after four seasons as head coach for the Golden Eagles.
Owens stepped in to handle the boys summer basketball program in Walton’s absence.
According to the district’s announcement, Owens lives in Ferndale, earned a degree in elementary and secondary education from WWU and is employed as a manager with Dewaard and Bode of Bellingham.