Traveling Basketball Tournament & Summer Basketball Camps
Meet the Coaching Staff
Degrees and Certifications:
B.S. in Business Administration, University of Mary B.S. in Physical Education, University of Mary M.S. in Leadership in Physical Education & Sport, NDSU
Mr. Tom Kirchoffner
Tom Kirchoffner was named the Head Coach of the Sheyenne Boys’ Basketball program in 2013 but started building the program when he took over the first freshmen group in 2012. He helped transition the Sheyenne Mustangs into a varsity program, beginning with the 2014-2015 season. In their third year of varsity, Tom lead the Sheyenne Mustangs to their first ever state tournament appearance. In their 4th year, the team won the EDC Tournament and finished as State runner-up with a school record of 22-5. Coach Kirchoffner was named the ND Class A Boys Basketball Coach of the year in 2018.
Tom has a wide range of coaching experiences throughout his career. He has been a football assistant at Century High School (2008), West Fargo High School (2012), and Sheyenne High School (2013). From 2003-2006, Tom coached basketball at Simle Middle School in Bismarck, ND, and he’s also coached at Cheney Middle School and Liberty Middle in West Fargo. During the 2011-2012 season, Mr. Kirchoffner assisted the West Fargo Varsity Boys Basketball program.
Additionally, Coach Kirchoffner has coached the javelin in track & field since 2004 for Bismarck, West Fargo, and Sheyenne High School. During his years at Bismarck High (2004-2011), he was on a staff that won 12 Class A state titles (8 Boys, 4 Girls). For two seasons, he coached the javelin throwers (2009 & 2010) at the University of Mary and helped the women win a NSIC Conference Championship.
Tom currently teaches 9th grade health and physical education at Sheyenne High School.