(Corning) The Southwest Valley Athletic's Office issued the following press release this week in regards to a new football hire. Bob Casagrande will take over for Kent Bass as the Timberwolves transition from 8-player to Class 1A 11-man football:
It is my pleasure to announce Mr. Bob Casagrande as the next Head Football Coach of the Southwest Valley Timberwolves. Coach Casagrande is a former Dakota State University football player and was recently inducted into their Hall-of-Fame. He served as an assistant football coach at Woodward Granger and Sioux City Heelan before leaving education to embark in a career in the private sector. Most recently Coach Casagrande has served as the Head Junior High Coach at Southwest Valley. Coach Casagrande is the President of BCA Financial. He resides in the rural Corning area with his wife Taj and two children Chloe and Kyle.