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Erin Olson, at right, talks with Mitchell girls' varsity coach Wes Morgan during a January game against Sioux Falls Washington in Sioux Falls. Pending school board approval Monday night, Olson will become the school's sophomore boys' coach, possibly the first woman to coach boys' basketball in school history.

Mitchell's Olson eyes pioneering role as woman coaching boys' basketball

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The Mitchell High School boys’ basketball coaching staff could soon include a woman for the first time.

Pending school board approval Monday night, former MHS girls’ basketball standout Erin Olson will take over the sophomore varsity boys’ basketball team this upcoming season.


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