Title: Head Women's Basketball Coach
Experience: 12th Season
Phone: (360) 867-6858
Email: Monica Heuer
Alma Mater: Cal State Hayward
Monica Heuer came to Evergreen prior to the 2001-02 season and has led the Geoduck women’s basketball program for 12 seasons, having posted a career record of 97-245 leading the green and white. In addition to her duties as coach, Heuer also serves as assistant athletic director at Evergreen.
Heuer’s best year leading the Geoducks came in 2004-05 as the team played to a record of 16-14 overall and 10-8 in CCC games. In her career, she has led Evergreen to double-digits in the win column four times.
A graduate of Cal State University Hayward (now Cal State East Bay), Heuer began her college coaching career in 1991-1993 with her alma mater. In 1995 she teamed up with her husband Mychael to found the women’s basketball program at Patten College in Oakland, Calif.
After two seasons, she moved to the NCAA Division I ranks, serving as an assistant at San Jose State. She followed her tenure with the Spartans with a two-year stint at University of San Fransisco before returning to Patten for the 1999-00 season, leading the Lions to a record 21-11 season.
Heuer, who also holds an M.A. in sports and fitness management from University of San Francisco, has extensive experience off the bench as well. She has worked as compliance coordinator and assistant to the commissioner of the California Collegiate Athletic Association, as well as athletic academic coordinator at Chabot College in Hayward, Calif. She has also been the Director of Recreation and Leisure Education at The Evergreen State College while also spending time as a Student Conduct Administrator in the Vice President Office of Student Affairs.
Monica and her husband, Mychael, reside in Olympia with their son, Alexander.