2017-18 Chatfield Girls Basketball Staff
Audra Lynn, Head Coach
A Colorado native, Audra grew up in Highlands Ranch and attended Colorado State University to pursue a degree in Sports Journalism. While at CSU she coached with Rocky Mountain High School and the Rocky Mountain Fever Basketball Club. She coached fourth grade boys, sixth grade girls and high school age girls to multiple tournament championships in Colorado and California. Upon graduation from CSU she began her Masters at the University of Denver where she was the Graduate Manager for the DU Women’s team. She is excited for this Chatfield season and team.
Gabi Whitmer, Assistant Coach
Coach Gabi Whitmer joins Chatfield basketball for the first time in the 2017-2018 season. She played four years of collegiate basketball at Emory University in Atlanta, GA. Coach Whitmer moved to Denver to earn her Master's Degree in Sport and Performance Psychology at the University of Denver and began coaching shortly after. She coached at KIPP Denver Collegiate for one season and has been with Premier Basketball Club for three seasons. She is excited to work with Coach Lynn and begin a new chapter of Chatfield basketball.
Coach Kristi Vaninger is a 2013 graduate of Chatfield and a 2017 graduate of Western State Colorado University, where she played on the university's women's basketball team, playing post and forward. Kristi currently is a physical education student teacher at Governors Ranch Elementary and will move to student teaching at Chatfield for the 2018 spring semester. Kristi hopes to become a physical education teacaher, and obtain her master's degree. Kristi also works as a life guard and as a referee at Gold Crown. Kristi enjoys hiking and spending time with her family. She is excited for this season and working with the girls at Chatfield.
Jordan Laczkowski is a 2016 graduate of Chatfield Senior High. She is currently studying Neurosience with a minor in Psychology at Metropolitican State University of Denver, after playing a year of collegiate basketball in Illinois. Sports have consumed her life since she was four years old and are a huge part of her life. She is extremely excited to learn and grow from the coaching staff and to learn from the girls!