John Ritzdorf is in his first year as CCC men’s basketball coach.
Ritzdorf came to CCC from the University of Nebraska-Kearney where he served as an assistant men’s basketball coach for three seasons. In his first year, the Lopers went 20-10 and four UNK players were named All-MIAA. The UNK men’s basketball team earned a big victory in the fall 2018 semester as the team posted a 3.14 GPA.
Prior to UNK, Ritzdorf served on men’s basketball staffs at South Dakota-based Northern State University and the University of Nebraska-Omaha, where he earned a degree in education. Ritzdorf also served as an assistant boys basketball coach at Ralston High School and simultaneously coached at the AAU-affiliated Omaha Sports Academy.
A native of York, Ritzdorf is married to the former Dana Grenfell.