Varsity Coach

Sturgis Lady Trojans Varsity Basketball

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Amie Burger
Varsity Head Coach
Lady Trojans Basketball
Amie Burger

I AM A 1995 GRADUATE OF LAKELAND HIGH SCHOOL (LAGRANGE, INDIANA). I CONTINUED MY EDUCATION AT GLEN OAKS COMMUNITY COLLEGE WHERE I PLAYED BASKETBALL FROM 1995-1997. MY FRESHMAN YEAR, I WAS THE 2ND LEADING SCORER IN THE NATION. MY SOPHOMORE YEAR, OUR TEAM FINISHED 5TH IN THE NATION AND RECEIVED THE SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD. I ALSO EARNED ALL-AMERICAN HONORS. FROM 1997-1999, I ATTENDED INDIANA UNIVERSITY SOUTH BEND WHERE OUR TEAM MADE TWO BACK TO BACK NATIONAL APPEARANCES. I EARNED NATIONAL PLAYER OF THE WEEK AND ALL-AMERICAN HONORS. I GRADUATED WITH A BACHELORS DEGREE IN BUSINESS MANAGEMENT AND PERSONNEL RELATIONS.

I HAVE BEEN COACHING FOR SIX YEARS AT VARIOUS LEVELS AT LAKELAND

2 YEARS OF VARSITY ASSISTANT COACH
1 YEAR OF FRESHMAN HEAD COACH
VOLUNTEER HEAD COACH FOR KINDERGARTEN THROUGH 8TH GRADEBEING MY FIRST VARSITY HEAD COACHING JOB, I AM LOOKING FORWARD TO THE OPPORTUNITY TO BRING MY PASSION FOR BASKETBALL TO STURGIS ATHLETICS & THE COMMUNITY.
 
I ENJOY SPENDING TIME WITH MY FAMILY & FRIENDS, LIFTING WEIGHTS, AND PLAYING SOFTBALL. 
 

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Melanie Burger
I AM A 1995 GRADUATE OF LAKELAND HIGH SCHOOL (LAGRANGE, INDIANA). I CONTINUED MY EDUCATION AT GLEN OAKS COMMUNITY COLLEGE, WHERE I PLAYED BOTH VOLLEYBALL AND BASKETBALL FROM 1995-1997. IN 1997, OUR BASKETBALL TEAM FINISED FIFTH PLACE IN THE NATION AND RECEIVED THE SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD. FROM 1997-1999, I ATTENDED INDIANA UNIVERSITY SOUTH BEND WHERE OUR TEAM MADE TWO NATIONAL APPEARANCES. I EARNED MY BACHELORS DEGREE IN PSYCHOLOGY. I HAVE BEEN A VOLUNTEER COACH AT LAKELAND FOR THE PAST SIX YEARS AT VARIOUS LEVELS. I AM EXCITED TO BRING THIS EXPERIENCE TO STURGIS! 
I AM ENGAGED TO NOAH REAM AND WE HAVE ONE SON, REECE REAM. I ENJOY SPENDING TIME WITH MY FAMILY & FRIENDS, RUNNING, AND ANYTHING ASSOCIATED WITH BASKETBALL.
 
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Lon Aldrich
 
I am a 1989 graduate of Lakeland High School. I attended Glen Oaks Community College for one year and Indiana Purdue Fort Wayne (IPFW) for one year. I have coached AAU girls basketball for 2 years and AAU boys basketball for 5 years. I am looking forward to this opportunity to continue building the Sturgis girls basketball program. I have 3 children, Jordan (18), Bailei (15), and Carson (9). In my spare time, I enjoy playing golf and spending time with my family and friends.