Coaching Staff

In 1914, Bangor High School organized a boys’ basketball program for the first time. The team went 8-4 in their inaugural season in the Coulee Conference. While in the Coulee Conference, the Cardinals earned 10 Conference Championships and a State Tournament berth in the 1935-36 season.  Since joining the Scenic Bluffs Conference, Bangor has won Conference Championships in 1986-87, 2001-02, 2002-03, 2005-06, 2009-10, 2010-11, 2013-14, 2014-15, 2016-17.

                  The Bangor Boys Basketball Program has won 8 Regional Tournament Championships since moving to the Scenic Bluffs.  They were Regional Champions in 1987-88, 1998-99, 2001-02, 2002-03, 2010-11, 2011-12, 2015-16, 2016-17.  In that time, the team has made a WIAA Sectional Final Appearance in 1987-88, 1998-99, 2015-16, 2016-17.

The team will return 10 seniors with Varsity experience from a school record 25-win 2016-17 campaign.  

Jordan Laufenberg-Head Varsity Coach

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Jordan Laufenberg begins his 11th season (2007-Present) as the Head Varsity Boys Basketball Coach.  Coach Laufenberg graduated from the University of Platteville and teaches Physical Education.  He is also the District Adaptive Physical Education Teacher.  Coach Laufenberg has also been an Assistant Football Coach since 2007.  Originally from Highland, WI, Coach Laufenberg played on the State Runner-Up Highland Football Team in 2000.  Coach Laufenberg was a Middle School Coach and Volunteer Assistant for the High School Boys Junior Varsity and Varsity at Highland School District from 2002-2005. He was also an Assistant Coach at Cuba City for the girls program, which were undefeated state champs in the 2006-2007 season.  Coach Laufenberg lives with his wife Kelli and son Maddox.

Jacob Pederson -Head JV/Assistant Varsity

Jacob Pederson begins his 3rd season (2015-Present) as the Head JV Coach and Assistant Varsity Basketball Coach. Coach Pederson graduated from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and teaches Physical Education at the Elementary School. Coach Pederson spent 3 years coaching Middle School Boy’s Basketball at Bangor from 2011-2014. Originally from West Salem, WI Coach Pederson now lives in Bangor with his wife Jennifer and 3 children Clara, Emma and Drew.

Nick Meacham -Head C-Team/Assistant Varsity

Coach Meacham begins his  7th season (2011-Present) as the C Team head coach and varsity assistant coach. Coach Meacham is a  2010 graduate of the University of Wisconsin LaCrosse. While there he majored in Middle Childhood Early Adolescence Education and minored in Mathematics. Coach Meacham currently teaches 5th grade Mathematics and Science. He began coaching basketball after graduating from Loyal High School with their youth programs. Coach Meacham continues to work with many of our communities youth programs, including flag football, boys and girls basketball, and baseball. Coach Meacham currently live in Bangor with my wife Shanna and children Gavin and Allyson.

Mike Johnson -Volunteer Assistant Varsity/JV

Anthony Crowell -Volunteer Assistant Varsity/JV/C-Team/7th Grade Boys Coach

Anthony Crowell is entering his 4th season as a jack-of-all-trades assistant for the Bangor Boys High School Basketball Program in addition to serving as 7th grade Boys Basketball coach. He is currently enrolled at the University of Wisconsin-Lacrosse seeking a Math Education degree. His goal is to become a High School Math Teacher and lead a Boys Basketball Program of his own after graduation.
 Dave Lueck- Volunteer Assistant Varsity/JV/C