The Valparaiso University men’s basketball program is currently searching for students who are interested in joining the program as student managers for the 2019-2020 academic year. Any full-time Valpo student is welcome to apply. A good attitude and a strong work ethic are required. Students interested in a manager position must be available for both practices and games. Practice is typically held in the afternoon during the week, as well as often on weekends. Managers should also be available to help in small group workouts during the fall and spring, in addition to accomplishing other tasks as needed.
Managers will get the opportunity to work for one of the nation’s premier mid-major programs, as Valpo has regular season league championships five of the last eight years and has made several. NCAA and NIT tournament appearances. Managers will also get hands-on experience in collegiate athletics working with coaches, players, support staff, and administration. This position offers real-world experience for any student who is interested in pursuing a career in sports administration, coaching, or a related field.
In addition, managers will receive authentic team Nike Gear, and an opportunity to work their way up to travelling to away competition.
Any students interested in applying or who have any questions about the position should contact Jason Karys at email@example.com or Peter Funk at firstname.lastname@example.org.