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Published: Wednesday, 10/20/2004

Llanas to coach Owens women's team

Michael Llanas has been named women's basketball coach at Owens Community College.

Llanas replaces Matt Godfrey, who served as interim head coach in 2003-04.

Llanas has coached for 19 years at various levels. Since 1997, he has served as head AAU basketball coach for Team Sports Rockers Basketball/Team Ohio. Earlier this year he led Team Ohio to the AAU Junior Olympic Games in Des Moines, Iowa, reaching the sweet sixteen and compiling a 4-4 overall record.

He was the varsity girls coach at Elmwood High School from 1995-97, compiling a 20-25 rec-ord. He was also an assistant coach at Elmwood and Gibsonburg.

Owens was 24-11 overall and 9-5 in the Ohio Community College Athletic Conference last season.

The Express made its fourth trip to the NJCAA Division II National Championship, finishing ninth in the tournament.

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