Marina Hereford

Wisconsin Blaze Basketball Coach

Marina is a girls basketball coach for Wisconsin Blaze. A native of Oshkosh, WI, Marina played basketball and softball at Oshkosh West High School. She was a starter on the WIAA Girls Basketball State Tournament qualifying team her junior year of high school. Then, she was an All-Conference and All-Area basketball player her senior year of high school. While in high school, Marina also played softball and was a two-time All-Conference player.

Marina is currently a high school varsity girls basketball assistant coach at Oshkosh West and also coaches their 8th grade girls traveling basketball team. Prior to that, she was the head coach of a 7th grade Oshkosh West girls basketball team and an 8th grade girls basketball team. She also coached the Oshkosh West girls summer JV team for three years.

When she’s not on the basketball court, she attends the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh where she is pursuing a major in Secondary Science Education. Marina will graduate in the Fall of 2017.

In Marina’s words…”I have a true passion for the game of basketball and love sharing that with others! I focus on creating a positive learning environment and I believe coaching is all about relationships with the players and improving them as team players and individuals on and off the court!

We are so happy to have Marina sharing her love of basketball by coaching our Blaze basketball teams!